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Don't let mice and rats ruin your holiday

From the November Arizona Pest Management newsletter

There are many species of rodents, including ground squirrels, rock squirrels, chipmunks, muskrats, beavers, prairie dogs, gophers, packrats, roof rats and a variety of different mice. 1,651 more words


A Coach for Your Garden

The right plant in the right place, sounds easy right?  But our gardens are dynamic and what used to be the right plant can change over time.  3,036 more words


NEW BOOK! “Housefly Control in Poultry Barns!”

The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) has developed a new book, “House Fly Control in Poultry Barns,” that describes integrated pest management practices for fly control. 181 more words

"Intergrated Pest Management - IPM” Adapted from Berkshire Organics

Since we first opened, South Shore Organics has made a point of offering local produce from local farms. Organic certification can take several years and extensive paperwork; for a small farm or orchard the certification process simply might not be in the cards. 619 more words

Agriculture & Sustainability

Open-Access Article Takes a Closer Look at Crop-Damaging Greenbugs

By Leslie Mertz

Aptly named for their bright lime color, greenbugs (Schizaphis graminum) have been a major vexation for growers of wheat and sorghum for more than half a century, especially in the Great Plains. 793 more words

Featured Articles

AgriLife scientist recommends delaying corn planting in stressful years

by Kay Ledbetter, Texas A&M AgriLife

A wet spring filled with hail storms brought challenges to this year’s corn crop, some that a Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientist said could have been avoided if planting was delayed by a couple weeks or more. 557 more words


Small grains program offered Dec. 2 during annual Amarillo Farm and Ranch Show

by Kay Ledbetter, Texas A&M AgriLife

“Seeking Solutions to Profitability with Small Grains” will be hosted by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service on Dec. 2 during the annual Amarillo Farm and Ranch Show at the Amarillo Civic Center, 401 S. 286 more words