Havertown, PA, November 17, 2014. Philadelphia area based publisher and distributor Casemate is pleased to announce that on January 1, 2015 it will acquire the trade book distributor, International Publishers Marketing of Dulles, VA and that Jane Graf, IPM’s director will join Casemate at that time. 293 more words
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For the second year in a row, a national survey of farmers has documented a yield boost from the use of cover crops in corn and soybeans, as well as a wide variety of other benefits. 949 more words
Multiyear studies comparing conventional pesticide use to reduced-risk pesticides in peach orchards have concluded that a program combining reduced-risk insecticides with an IPM program provides adequate control of pests and conserves insect predators. 455 more words
The Asheville Citizen-Times chronicles the life, death, research and rebirth of an American legacy, the American chestnut.
A wonderful article on this common garden pest with amazing microscopic photography.
I was always curious about why over fertilizing with Nitrogen attracts aphids, the section on the feeding habits of aphids sheds some light on this situation. 10 more words
Frank Watson of University of Georgia Extension warns cattle ranchers to watch out for cattle eating green acorns. Cattle often resort to eating oak leaves or acorns when grass in thin in the pasture, as it is this year because armyworms chewed the grass down in several pastures. 7 more words