Insect Control Stories
Closeup of Q-biotype or B-biotype whitefly
Crop Protection
November 29, 2016
Tackle Whiteflies Head On
Reported in outdoor landscapes this year, vegetable growers must be prepared to mitigate the spread of the Q-Biotype. Read More
Citrus
November 21, 2016
EPA Extends Comment Period For Malathion
Growers have the opportunity to comment on a draft of human health risk assessment. Read More
Citrus
November 18, 2016
USDA Awards $9.4M For Pest Management
Projects aim to reduce pests, weeds, and diseases on farms through IPM. Read More
Fruits
November 15, 2016
Bacteria May Help Control Lesion Nematodes
A bacteria found in roundworms could be a future control of a root-hungry pest in raspberries and potatoes. Read More
Insect Control
November 4, 2016
Three Snap Bean Pests To Watch In The Coming Season
Learn behavior, signs of damage, and management techniques for these vegetable predators. Read More
Apples & Pears
October 30, 2016
New Project Targets BMSB – Sustainably
Armed with a $3.7 million grant, North Carolina State University researchers have the brown marmorated stink bug, which has been found in 43 states, in their cross hairs. Read More
closeup of a black cutworm
Insect Control
October 22, 2016
Prevent Black Cutworms From Burying Your Vegetable Plantings
Learn how to identify, the survival and spread, as well as management methods for this voracious pest. Read More
Closeup of Tuta Absoluta leaf miner
Citrus
October 21, 2016
Top 3 Invasive Pests Florida Growers Need To Be Watching For
The Sunshine State is ground zero when it comes to foreign pests that can turn agriculture upside down. Read More
Close-up of a brown stink bug
Fruits
October 18, 2016
Stink Bugs On The Rise In Homes In Washington State
The notorious brown marmorated stink bug has turned up in large numbers in the Pacific Northwest, no damage to crops. Read More
Cucurbits
October 8, 2016
Georgia Whitefly Populations Explode, Troubling Vegetable Growers
Researcher says growers must be up-to-date on spray programs. Read More
Crop Protection
October 4, 2016
Scientists Reveal Fruit Fly’s Genetic Code
Researchers will begin to explore new ways to break the reproductive cycle of this pest. Read More
Crop Protection
October 3, 2016
Take Control Of Cucumber Beetles
Tactics to manage the pest of cucurbits include proper scouting, trap cropping, plus cultural and chemical controls. Read More
The Latest
Insect Control
January 13, 2017
3 Ways to Save Your Vegetable Crops From…
An integrated approach is key to managing this destructive pest. Read More
Crop Protection
January 9, 2017
Vegalab US Offers a New Formulation of S…
The biological product attacks spider mites in two ways. Read More
Crop Protection
January 4, 2017
New Potato Insecticide/Fungicide Seed Tr…
Syngenta’s CruiserMaxx Vibrance receives EPA registration. Read More
Crop Protection
November 29, 2016
Tackle Whiteflies Head On
Reported in outdoor landscapes this year, vegetable growers must be prepared to mitigate the spread of the Q-Biotype. Read More
Citrus
November 21, 2016
EPA Extends Comment Period For Malathion
Growers have the opportunity to comment on a draft of human health risk assessment. Read More
Citrus
November 18, 2016
USDA Awards $9.4M For Pest Management
Projects aim to reduce pests, weeds, and diseases on farms through IPM. Read More
Fruits
November 15, 2016
Bacteria May Help Control Lesion Nematod…
A bacteria found in roundworms could be a future control of a root-hungry pest in raspberries and potatoes. Read More
Insect Control
November 4, 2016
Three Snap Bean Pests To Watch In The Co…
Learn behavior, signs of damage, and management techniques for these vegetable predators. Read More
Apples & Pears
October 30, 2016
New Project Targets BMSB – Sustain…
Armed with a $3.7 million grant, North Carolina State University researchers have the brown marmorated stink bug, which has been found in 43 states, in their cross hairs. Read More
Insect Control
October 22, 2016
Prevent Black Cutworms From Burying Your…
Learn how to identify, the survival and spread, as well as management methods for this voracious pest. Read More
Citrus
October 21, 2016
Top 3 Invasive Pests Florida Growers Nee…
The Sunshine State is ground zero when it comes to foreign pests that can turn agriculture upside down. Read More
Fruits
October 18, 2016
Stink Bugs On The Rise In Homes In Washi…
The notorious brown marmorated stink bug has turned up in large numbers in the Pacific Northwest, no damage to crops. Read More
Cucurbits
October 8, 2016
Georgia Whitefly Populations Explode, Tr…
Researcher says growers must be up-to-date on spray programs. Read More
Crop Protection
October 4, 2016
Scientists Reveal Fruit Fly’s Gene…
Researchers will begin to explore new ways to break the reproductive cycle of this pest. Read More
Crop Protection
October 3, 2016
Take Control Of Cucumber Beetles
Tactics to manage the pest of cucurbits include proper scouting, trap cropping, plus cultural and chemical controls. Read More
Cucurbits
September 21, 2016
Don’t Let White Grubs Gobble Up Yo…
Learn how to identify, the survival and spread, as well as management methods for this pest. Read More
Crop Protection
September 6, 2016
Purdue Entomologist Receives USDA Grant …
The goal of the research team is to help growers of cucurbits achieve effective pest control while protecting honeybees and other beneficial pollinating insects. Read More
Crop Protection
August 30, 2016
New Biopesticide Available From BioWorks
Mycoinsecticide has quick knockdown effect and multiple modes of action. Read More