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Corn Earworm Update - August 29, 2014

Based on information from the website insectforecast.com, it appears the risk of corn earworm flights into Southwestern Ontario has increased significantly over the past week. 162 more words


Aug 26 - A Few Pests Out There

Usually by late August we see a significant drop in the number and intensity of pests in the landscape and nursery.  Well, except for Japanese beetle…. 306 more words

Jen Llewellyn

This spider is not aggressive or poisonous!

My neighbors called yesterday for me to come and get a couple of spiders from their house. Fear and fascination of spiders is alive and well. 197 more words

August 22 Nursery-Landscape Report

Environment Canada is calling for a warm, sunny weekend!  There is still a chance of rain today and tonight but tomorrow is expected to be mainly sunny with high’s in the mid-20’s. 1,250 more words

Jen Llewellyn

StopPests needs new Project Coordinator

Want to work for Cornell University, improve the pest management practices in affordable housing, and promote IPM? The Northeastern IPM Center at Cornell University is hiring a Project Coordinator for the StopPests in Housing Program (www.stoppests.org). 26 more words


Brown marmorated stink bug found at damaging levels in Cleveland County N.C.

In Southeast Farm Press

by Dominic Reisig, North Carolina Extension Entomologist

For those accustomed to the rapid spread of kudzu bugs, the brown marmorated stink bug seems like a slowpoke.  496 more words


Northeastern IPM Center hiring two positions

Two positions are open:

Extension Educator (Extension Support Specialist II – Northeastern IPM Center; Ithaca, New York)

The extension educator will contribute to the goals of Cooperative Extension to strengthen communities and address housing conditions that threaten human health; support the growth of interest in IPM for low-income housing; partner with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Regional IPM Centers and State IPM programs. 132 more words