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What is IPM?

IPM stands for Integrated Program in Management Aptitude Test conducted by The IIM INDORE. IPMAT is India’s one of the first Intregated management test held on the intermediate (10+2) Basis. 2,685 more words

Anchor Stink Bug (Stiretrus anchorago) nymphs

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Anchor Stink Bug (Stiretrus anchorago) nymphs

A predatory stink bug. Beneficial. markings and color can be highly variable.

This little guy after scouring the leaves, and stems for aphids and beetle eggs, managed to grab an adult leaf beetle but dropped it since it was a bit larger than him (her?). 72 more words


A New Tool For Managing Japanese Beetles is HERE!


Japanese Beetle (Popillia japonica) adults consume foliage and flowers of several of our beloved ornamental trees and shrubs each summer.

This year, it’s going to be DIFFERENT.   220 more words

Jen Llewellyn

Don't Let Crabgrass Get You Crabby!

Crabgrass (Digitaria sp.) is one of the most widespread grassy weeds found in Midwestern lawns. Crabgrass flourishes in full sunlight, high temperatures and can easily out compete common cool-season grasses, like our Kentucky Bluegrass. 318 more words


Keep an Eye on the Weather: Horticultural Oil App's Are Coming Soon!

Some milder temperatures are coming up in the forecast, soon it will be time for dormant oil applications in many areas of southern Ontario.  Some horticultural pro’s are starting applications in the extreme southwest region of the province.    717 more words

Jen Llewellyn

Identifying Diplodia Tip Blight in Pines

Diplodia tip blight is a disease of pines in the Midwest area and the treatment window will soon be upon us. This disease is caused by the fungus Sphaeropsis sapinea and highly effects two-needled pines such as Austrian, scotch, mugo and red, but can infect all evergreens. 467 more words


Phenology - "The Timing of Things"

Phenology is a science in the timing of life cycle events in flora and fauna. The word phenology literally translates out to ‘the science of appearance’ 428 more words

Tools Of Horticulture