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    • Colorado Potato Beetle 

      Muka, A.A.; Semel, M. (New York State IPM Program, 1983)
      The Colorado potato beetle, a native American insect, has spread around the world since its discovery in 1824 on the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains in the Colorado-Nebraska area where it fed on a weed in the potato ...
    • Disease Resistant Vegetables 

      Bushway, Lori; Lamb, Elizabeth (New York State IPM Program, 2013)
      A brochure describing disease-resistant vegetables.
    • Flea Beetle Pests of Vegetables 

      Hoffmann, Michael; Hoebeke, Richard; Dillard, Helene R. (New York State IPM Program, 1999)
      Flea beetles are common pests and frequently do serious damage to vegetable crops. Excessive feeding damage by flea beetles can stress and kill young plants. On maturing crops, feeding may scar leaves or fruit, resulting ...
    • Phytophthora Blight of Peppers and other Vegetables 

      Zitter, Thomas A. (New York State IPM Program, 1989)
      Phytophthora blight of pepper is caused by the fungus Phytophthora capsici. Other names applied to this disease of peppers are damping off and Phytophthora root rot, crown rot, and stem and fruit rot. All of these names ...
    • Stalk Borer 

      Muka, A. A. (New York State IPM Program, 1983)
      The stalk borer is a native American insect which was mentioned as a pest in Massachusetts and Pennsylvania prior to 1852 when it was first described as a species. The stalk borer belongs to the large group of noctuid or ...
    • Verticillium Wilt of Tomato 

      Sherf, Arden (New York State IPM Program, 1980)
      The soilborne fungus Verlicillium albo-alrum is present in most cool soils of the Northeast and can attack over 200 plant species, especially tomatoes, potatoes, eggplant, strawberries, and black raspberries. Other susceptible ...