Growers should have a plan for managing the pest from beginning to end of season.
Softer crop protection programs are becoming a must in specialty crop production. Growers who aren’t learning more about […]
Uncle Matt’s Organic orange juice brand has enjoyed steady growth since its 2002 inception. The brand’s success is […]
High tunnels alone are not enough to control pest populations, the study shows. To control pest levels, growers need to take other steps that allow ventilation while screening crops, and supporting natural predators.
Whether you’re a grower, packer, processor, or retailer, you have experienced the dramatic shift in consumer preference for […]
Learn how to identify, the survival and spread, as well as management methods for this notorious pest.
While populations are low, it appears invasive pest has recently stumbled upon the state’s peaches and almonds.
Scientists from Florida and California are on the case and collaborating.
One of the highlights of the Biocontrols Conference & Expo Series is getting an early look at some […]
Due diligence is needed to help take down this pest of biblical proportions.
Samuri wasp parasitized egg mass found in Southern New Jersey peach orchard.
The University of Wisconsin’s John Orrock says when beet armyworms are exposed to concentrations of methyl jasmonate, they will abandon eating tomatoes — and start eating one another.
Learn how to identify, the survival and spread, as well as management methods for this insect pest.
USDA OKs field release of pest with self-limiting gene at Cornell research farm.
Research shows single-trap locations are not as effective as those kept close together.
Black cutworm and true armyworm have been caught in relatively high numbers across the Midwest, including Michigan. Learn more about determining risk and scouting in your sweet corn plantings.
While nature always finds a way to adapt, science continues to find other ways to cope.