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Posts related to Pest News from 2015 (21)

Cover photo for IPM for Spotted Wing Drosophila

IPM for Spotted Wing Drosophila

BIRC’s October edition of The IPM Practioner includes an article on managing SWD. View it online. For more information on …

Cover photo for Updated 2016 SE Strawberry IPM Guide Available

Updated 2016 SE Strawberry IPM Guide Available

The Southern Region Small Fruit Consortium (SRSFC) 2016 Southeast Regional Strawberry Integrated Pest Management Guide is now available. This annually updated guide contains …

New Online Tool on Cover Crops

Scientists with USDA Agricultural Research Service (ARS) have developed a new tool to help growers select cover crops. The …

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Soybean Rust Update September 15, 2015

from Jim Dunphy, Extension Crop Science Specialist (Soybeans) Asiatic Rust has recently been confirmed on soybeans in DeKalb, Elmore, and …

Soybean Rust Update Aug 21, 2015

Asiatic Soybean Rust was confirmed on soybeans in a sentinel plot in Jackson County, Florida, earlier today. Earlier, rust …

Cover photo for A Good Directory for Any IPM Toolbox

A Good Directory for Any IPM Toolbox

The IPM Practitioner’s 2015 Directory of Least-Toxic Pest Control Products is now available online. This Directory lists more than 2,000 products such …

Summer Segue of Turf Fungi

written by Lee Butler July 22, 2015 We seem to have segued from summer patch to Pythium root rot on creeping …

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Soybean Rust Update

from Jim Dunphy, Extension Crop Science Specialist (Soybeans) Asiatic Soybean Rust has been confirmed on soybeans in Hidalgo County, Texas, …

Palmer Amaranth Control in Soybeans

Glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth is wide-spread across the Coastal Plain and is showing up alarmingly fast in the Piedmont. Not …