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    • 2,4-D and Breast Cancer Risk Bibliography 

      Gandhi, Renu (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 2003-05)
      Bibliography on the breast cancer risk of the herbicide 2,4-D. Includes review articles, studies in humans and experimental animals, evidence of estrogenicity and hormone disruption, effects on cell proliferation, cell ...
    • A Soil Bioassay for the Visual Assessment of Soil Infestations of Lesion Nematode 

      Gugino, B.K.; Ludwig, J.W.; Abawi, G.S. (New York State IPM Program, 2015)
      Root-lesion nematodes (primarily, Pratylenchus penetrans) are major pathogens of vegetables in New York and the Northeast impacting both the quality and quantity of marketable yield. They are migratory endoparasites, ...
    • Achieving Biological Control of European Red Mite in Northeast Apples: An Implementation Guide for Growers 

      Breth, Deborah I.; Nyrop, Jan P.; Kovach, Joseph (New York State IPM Program, 1998)
      European red mites (ERM), Panonychus ulmi, feed on leaves of apple trees and thereby interfere with photosynthesis and production of carbohydrates. At high levels, ERM damage to apple leaves reduces fruit yield and quality. ...
    • AGRICULTURAL PLASTIC PRODUCTS: Differentiating products by resin & color—Characteristics that matter to recyclers 

      Levitan, Lois (Recycling Agricultural Plastics Program, Cornell University, 2016-02)
      Farmers and organizers of agricultural plastics recycling programs—the people who supply used plastics to recycling markets—should be knowledgeable and clear about what products they have and which resin(s) the products ...
    • Agricultural Plastics in Pictures 

      Levitan, Lois (Recycling Agricultural Plastics Program, Cornell University, 2016-02)
      Presentation slides with photos and brief descriptors of more than 30 agricultural plastic products. Intended to stand alone or be a pictorial companion to the two-page factsheet 'AGRICULTURAL PLASTIC PRODUCTS: Differentiating ...
    • Agricultural Plastics Q & A 

      Levitan, Lois (Recycling Agricultural Plastics Program, Cornell University, 2016-02)
      Asks and responds to questions, such as What are agricultural plastics?, What is plastic?, How is plastic film used on dairy farms and in horticulture? and What happens with agricultural plastics when they are no longer ...
    • Agricultural Plastics Q&A 

      Levitan, Lois C. (Recycling Agricultural Plastics Project, Cornell University, 2013-05-08)
      A series of nine one-page educational snippets about plastics in general and agricultural plastics in particular.
    • Alachlor and Breast Cancer Risk Bibliography 

      Snedeker, Suzanne M.; Mathews, Saemi (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 2003-05)
      Bibliography on the breast cancer risk of the herbicide alachlor. Includes references on history of use and usage, chemical information and trade names, regulatory status, evidence of breast cancer risk in humans and ...
    • Alcohol and the Risk of Breast Cancer Bibliography 

      Napieralski, Julie (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 2003-05)
      Bibliography on the breast cancer risk of alcohol. Includes review articles, evidence of breast cancer risk in human studies, interactions with other breast cancer risk factors, how alcohol may affect breast cancer risk ...
    • Alcohol and the Risk of Breast Cancer Fact Sheet No. 13 

      Napieralski, Julie A.; Devine, Carol (Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 1998-03)
      The relationship between alcohol consumption and the risk of breast cancer is currently the focus of much research. Since alcohol consumption is a modifiable behavior, information regarding its association with breast ...
    • Alerta de BCERF Para las Bomberas: Exposiciones a Sustancias Químicas en su Lugar de Trabajo y el Riesgo de Cáncer del Seno 

      Brown, Nellie J.; Snedeker, Suzanne M. (Cornell University Program Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors, 2008-09)
      Existen numerosos factores de riesgo para el cáncer del seno. Las exposiciones a ciertas sustancias químicas han sido identificadas como posibles factores de riesgo para el cáncer del seno. La exposición a algunas de estas ...
    • American Plum Borer 

      Kain, David P.; Agnello, Arthur M. (New York State IPM Program, 1997)
      The American plum borer (APB) is a cambium-feeding moth pest of fruit and ornamental trees. It is unusual because it belongs to the pyralid, rather than the sesiid (clearwing) family, which is more commonly associated with ...
    • Angular Leaf Scorch 

      Pearson, Roger C. (New York State IPM Program, 1992)
      Angular leaf scorch was first described in 1985. Its symptoms are similar to those of rotbrenner, a disease of grapevines found in the cool grape-growing regions of Europe such as Austria, Germany, the Alsace and Champagne ...
    • Annual Bluegrass Weevil 

      Peck, Daniel; Derval Diaz, Maria; Seto, Masanori (New York State IPM Program, 2007)
      The annual bluegrass weevil (ABW) is a burgeoning pest of turfgrass in the northeastern United States. This native beetle is most prevalent and injurious in low-cut, high maintenance turf such as golf course greens, tees ...
    • Anthracnose of Cucurbits 

      Zitter, Thomas A. (New York State IPM Program, 1987)
      Anthracnose, caused by the fungus Colletotrichum lagenarium, is a destructive disease of cucurbits occurring during warm and moist seasons. Significant damage can occur to cucumber, muskmelon, and watermelon unless resistant ...
    • Ants in Houses 

      Klass, Carolyn (Dept. of Entomology, Cornell University, 2009-11-30)
      A 2 page overview of some household ants and management information for New York State residents.
    • Aphids 

      Klass, Carolyn (Dept. of Entomology, Cornell University, 2009-12-08)
      A 2 page overview of aphid life history and management information for New York State residents.
    • Apple chlorotic leaf spot virus 

      Cieniewicz, Elizabeth; Fuchs, Marc (New York State IPM Program, 2016)
      Apple chlorotic leaf spot virus (ACLSV) infects pome and stone fruits. It can elicit diverse symptoms although, in most cultivars the virus is latent, which means that infected trees do not manifest observable symptoms. ...
    • Apple Maggot 

      Klass, Carolyn (Dept. of Entomology, Cornell University, 2008-12-09)
      A 3 page overview of apple maggot life history and management information for New York State residents.
    • Apple Maggot 

      Reissig, W.H. (New York State IPM Program, 1991)
      The apple maggot (AM), a native of eastern North America, originally bred in large fruited hawthorns (Crataegus sp.). Later, it adopted apple as another host, and it has become a major fruit pest in the northeastern United ...