Insect Control Stories

Insect ControlCover All Angles When Taking On Threecornered Alfalfa Hoppers
August 25, 2014
Learn how to ID, the survival and spread, and management methods for this insect pest. Read More
Insect & Disease UpdateBaythroid XL Receives Special Florida Label For Asian Citrus Psyllid Control
July 30, 2014
EPA approval will add another option for growers’ chemical rotations. Read More
Apples & PearsAn Awakening To The Value Of Biopesticides [Opinion]
July 25, 2014
With the entry of major suppliers into the biopesticide arena, whether or not biopesticides work is no longer the question. Now, people want to understand how they work. Read More
Apples & PearsPGRs: The Overlooked Piece Of The Biopesticides Puzzle
July 25, 2014
Yield and quality can be as important to growers as crop protection. Read More
Crop Protection4 Methyl Bromide Alternatives To Consider
July 22, 2014
With the phase-out of the popular soil fumigant, it's important to know you have crop protection options. Read More
Crop ProtectionFlorida Farmers Feeling Pains Of Methyl Bromide Phase-Out
July 22, 2014
Growers look for recommendations to keep fields clean in the absence of the long-used fumigant. Read More
Insect ControlTips On Managing Onion Thrips
July 9, 2014
Research at Cornell University aims to understand onion thrips population traits, genetic diversity, and help you develop an ideal insecticide resistance management plan. Read More

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FruitsSpotted Wing Drosophila Populations Rising In Michigan
August 26, 2014
Extension researchers advise berry growers on trapping, salt testing to take stock of pest population. Read More
Insect ControlCover All Angles When Taking On Threecornered Alfalfa H…
August 25, 2014
Learn how to ID, the survival and spread, and management methods for this insect pest. Read More
BerriesNew Study Finds Simple Solution To Monitoring Spotted W…
July 31, 2014
UF/IFAS researchers are using a mixture of yeast, sugar, and water to lure, trap major berry pest. Read More
Insect & Disease UpdateBaythroid XL Receives Special Florida Label For Asian C…
July 30, 2014
EPA approval will add another option for growers’ chemical rotations. Read More
Apples & PearsAn Awakening To The Value Of Biopesticides [Opinion]
July 25, 2014
With the entry of major suppliers into the biopesticide arena, whether or not biopesticides work is no longer the question. Now, people want to understand how they work. Read More
Apples & PearsPGRs: The Overlooked Piece Of The Biopesticides Puzzle
July 25, 2014
Yield and quality can be as important to growers as crop protection. Read More
Crop Protection4 Methyl Bromide Alternatives To Consider
July 22, 2014
With the phase-out of the popular soil fumigant, it's important to know you have crop protection options. Read More
Crop ProtectionFlorida Farmers Feeling Pains Of Methyl Bromide Phase-O…
July 22, 2014
Growers look for recommendations to keep fields clean in the absence of the long-used fumigant. Read More
Crop ProtectionUnexpected Discovery Prompts Giant Snail Alert
July 15, 2014
L.A. International Airport inspectors confiscate 67 live specimens of notorious invasive pest from East Africa. Read More
Insect ControlTips On Managing Onion Thrips
July 9, 2014
Research at Cornell University aims to understand onion thrips population traits, genetic diversity, and help you develop an ideal insecticide resistance management plan. Read More
CucurbitsDrought May Cause Pest Migration To California Cucurbit…
July 9, 2014
Some diseases may not show up this year because of the drought, but keep a watchful eye on insects feeding on your cucurbit crops. Read More
CucurbitsProtect Melons From Whitefly-Transmitted Virus
July 8, 2014
Researchers discuss current options for growers to keep cucurbit yellow stunting disorder virus out of melon and other cucurbit crops. Read More
Crop ProtectionEuropean Grapevine Moth Found In Sonoma County, CA
July 3, 2014
Only a single male was found; a search for eggs and larvae was negative. Read More
CitrusValent BioSciences Opens New Biorationals Plant In Iowa…
June 27, 2014
Valent BioSciences Corporation's new $146 million biorationals manufacturing facility will supply the majority of the company's products derived from fermentation. Read More
Crop ProtectionSpotted Wing Drosophila, Brown Marmorated Stink Bugs Na…
June 24, 2014
Extension researchers offer control and management strategies for these pesky pests as growing season continues. Read More
Crop ProtectionMore Attention Needed To Control Lesser Cornstalk Borer…
June 23, 2014
Learn how to ID, the survival and spread, as well as management methods for this vegetable pest. Read More
Crop ProtectionInsecticide With New Mode Of Action To Be Commercialize…
June 11, 2014
Mitsui Chemicals Agro, Inc. and BASF sign agreement for new insecticide for use on leafy and fruiting vegetables. Read More
FruitsCodling Moth Returns To Normal Levels In Michigan
June 11, 2014
Michigan State University researchers anticipate continued emergence of the pest. Read More