Forecasting pests can be tricky. While conditions that favor or curb various insects or diseases can give plant […]
Because aphids have the potential to rapidly contaminate plants, preventing their establishment is critical for the production of quality crops.
The non-fumigant practice is gaining attention to fight pests in crops.
USDA researchers have identified a chemical that makes pheromone traps more effective in killing the brown marmorated stink bug.
Follow these tips on identifying and managing this pest with a tarnished reputation.
A large survey to be conducted this winter to scout for populations possibly established or trying to establish in the state.
Learn how to identify, the survival and spread, as well as management methods for this winged pest.
Syngenta receives California registration for Minecto Pro insecticide, to be used on tree nuts, citrus, and vegetables.
Sightings of notorious pest in Mississippi, though crops have been spared so far.
Biological control — whether you’re talking about biochemicals, microbial products, beneficials, or even the relatively new category of […]
Learn how to identify, the survival and spread, as well as management methods for this insect pest.
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.