Pest Management

This section includes resources on how to combat the common vineyard pests and diseases including, how they spread, their effect on vines and strategies for their control.

General Resources

  • Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is an ecologically-based management program aimed at reducing unnecessary inputs in crop production and improving overall fruit quality. For information, visit NC State's IPM website or view these attachments: 
  • N.C. Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services - personnel & information at 919-733-7125 or

Calibrating Boom Sprayer | Chemigation Safety | Protecting Farm Family Exposure | Pesticide Safety | Pesticide Spills | Pesticide Storage and Disposal | Recycling Containers | Pesticide Spray Drift | Well Water Safety

Pesticide disposal and pesticide container recycling is essential. Contact the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Resources Pesticide Section at (919) 733-3556 for general information or visit the NCDA website.

For questions about legal disposal options, contact:

William T. McClelland

NCDA Pesticide Disposal Specialist

4000 Reedy Creek Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607

(919) 733-7366

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