Category Archives: IPM Resources

The National Forum on Climate and Pests videos released

The Northeastern Integrated Pest Management ( IPM) Center announces new videos available on its website and YouTube channel. The National Forum on Climate and Pests On Oct. 4–6, a group of the world’s experts presented and discussed the latest research … Continue reading

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Webinar: Learn How to Develop a Comprehensive IPM Program

You are invited to a webinar: Plan Your Work and Work Your Plan Learn How to Develop a Comprehensive Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Program When: Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016 Time:  2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time (US and Canada) Like people, … Continue reading

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EPA guide on how to comply with the revised Worker Protection Standard for Agricultural Pesticides released

Today, EPA in conjunction with the Pesticide Educational Resources Collaborative (PERC) is making available a guide to help users of agricultural pesticides comply with the requirements of the 2015 revised federal Worker Protection Standard. You should read this manual if … Continue reading

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Insect enthusiasts explore passion at BugMasters training

Photo right: UNL Extension educator Jonathan Larson instructs a group of BugMasters volunteers during a training session held in late July. Pam Galus, a retired science teacher from Omaha, has always been fascinated by how amazingly intricate insects can be. … Continue reading

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Cleaning pesticide application equipment

Clyde Ogg – University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Pesticide Safety Extension Educator Cleaning pesticide spray equipment between crops or after use for the year means exercising precautions. These precautions include using more personal protective equipment (PPE) than when spraying, and possibly … Continue reading

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Just the facts: A review of the biology and economics behind soybean aphid insecticide recommendations

University of Minnesota: Bruce Potter, Robert Koch & Phil Glogoza Iowa State University: Erin Hodgson Purdue University: Christian Krupke Penn State University: John Tooker Michigan State University: Chris DiFonzo Ohio State University: Andrew Michel & Kelley Tilmon North Dakota State … Continue reading

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Clemson smartphone apps help growers fight fruit crop pests

From IPM in the South by Rosemary Hallberg by Scott Miller, Clemson University Fruit growers can now fight insects and disease from the palms of their hands with technology developed at Clemson University. Initially tailored for peach and strawberry growers … Continue reading

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Identification Guide to Common Spiders in Nebraska published on web

This guide (EC 1590), featuring high quality color photos, is designed to assist with identification of common spiders that live in Nebraska as well as two common spider-like arthropods—harvestmen and windscorpions. But the information in this publication is also broadly … Continue reading

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UNL releases new web tool for soybean pest management

Lisa Jasa – CropWatch Editor What should I be scouting for in my soybeans today? In two weeks? What cultural practices might affect disease development? A new online tool from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln offers timely pest management information, recommended … Continue reading

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Herbicide options for planting forage cover crops after corn and soybeans shared

The following article is being added to the current issue of CropWatch.unl.edu Based on a recent Nebraska survey about cover crops, producing forage was among the top five desired benefits. With tighter margins this year, more producers may be considering … Continue reading

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