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Michael AdamsAgricultural Research Specialist (919) 515-2730 (Office) mike_adams@ncsu.eduEntomology and Plant PathologyPhoto of Dr. Matt BertoneDr. Matt BertoneExtension Associate (919) 515-9530 matt_bertone@ncsu.eduEntomology and Plant PathologyPhoto of Gary BullenGary BullenExtension Associate - Farm Management (919) 515-6096 gary_bullen@ncsu.eduAgricultural & Resource EconomicsShawn ButlerResearch Technician (919) 515-2730 (Office) shawn_butler@ncsu.eduEntomology and Plant PathologyPhoto of Dr. Chris GunterDr. Chris GunterExtension Vegetable Specialist and Associate Professor (919) 513-2807 chris_gunter@ncsu.eduHorticultural ScienceDr. Katie JenningsAssistant Professor (919) 515-1224 katie_jennings@ncsu.eduHorticultural SciencePhoto of Dr. Penelope Perkins-VeazieDr. Penelope Perkins-VeazieProfessor (704) 250-5419 penelope_perkins@ncsu.eduHorticultural SciencePhoto of Dr. Lina Quesada-OcampoDr. Lina Quesada-OcampoAssistant Professor, Plant Pathology (Cucurbits and Sweetpotato) (919) 513-3530 lina_quesada@ncsu.eduEntomology and Plant PathologyPhoto of Dr. Jonathan SchultheisDr. Jonathan SchultheisSpecialist, Sweetpotato / Curcurbits / Sweet Corn (919) 515-1225 jonathan_schultheis@ncsu.eduHorticultural SciencePhoto of Dr. Barbara ShewDr. Barbara ShewDirector, Plant Disease and Insect Clinic and Research Assistant Professor (919) 515-6984 barbara_shew@ncsu.eduEntomology and Plant PathologyPhoto of Brad ThompsonBrad ThompsonExtension Agent, Agriculture - Horticulture (910) 576-6011 brad_thompson@ncsu.eduMontgomery CountyPhoto of Allan ThorntonAllan ThorntonExtension Associate Serves 25 CountiesBased out of Sampson County(910) 592-7161 (Office) allan_thornton@ncsu.eduHorticultural SciencePhoto of Dr. Jim WalgenbachDr. Jim WalgenbachExtension Entomology Specialist (Fruits / Vegetables) (828) 687-0570 (Office) jim_walgenbach@ncsu.eduEntomology and Plant Pathology