|Tomato Roots infected with RKN|
Two of the most troublesome nematodes in the southeast are the root knot nematode (RKN) and sting nematode. In vegetable gardens, there are several practices gardens can use to manage levels of these pests, including planting nematode suppressive crops. In landscapes and lawns, keeping levels down is more difficult.
Learn more! Read the whole article on the Pender Cooperative Extension website: http://pender.ces.ncsu.edu/2012/09/what-can-i-do-about-nematodes/