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    • Alternative Fly Control Methods for Pastured Livestock 

      Bartlett, Kerri (New York State IPM Program, 2002)
      Steuben County has many dairy and livestock producers who are looking for alternatives to insecticides for controlling pests on pastured livestock. Insecticides are not always effective and many farmers wish to reduce ...
    • Development of a Beetle Parasitoid for Management of Face Flies 

      Rutz, Donald A. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2003)
      This project seeks to advance a reliable, effective, non-pesticidal, alternative pasture fly management technology for producers through the development of a face fly parasitoid readily adaptable to commercial production. ...
    • Evaluation of a potato leafhopper (PLH) resistant alfalfa cultivar effects on PLH injury in alfalfa: grass mixed stands with and without insecticide. 

      Waldron, J. Keith; Shields, Elson J.; Hansen, Julie L.; Viands, Donald R. (New York State IPM Program, 2003)
      The combination of a resistant cultivar and a grass resulted in significantly better PLH control than did the resistant cultivar alone or the grass alone. The resistant cultivar had 36% fewer PLH than the susceptible ...
    • Identification of Dung Beetle Associated with New York Pastured Cattle 

      Rutz, D.A.; Waldron, J.K. (New York State IPM Program, 2006)
      Dung beetles play an extremely valuable role in the ecology of pasture-based cattle systems including suppression of pests and nutrient recycling. We surveyed NY dairy cattle pasture systems to determine the relative number ...
    • Integrated Pest and Field Crop Management Outreach Project 

      Fields, Lisa (New York State IPM Program, 2001)
      This project entailed a new approach to delivering IPM/ICM education to the local dairy farm community. The concept of on-site demonstration was employed by having volunteer host farms to serve as data collection and field ...
    • Pest Flies of Pastured Cattle and Horses 

      Kaufman, Phillip; Waldron, J. Keith; Rutz, Donald (New York State IPM Program, 2001)
      Integrated pest management (IPM) of pest flies, midges, and mosquitoes of pastured cattle and Horses incorporates several key components: correct arthropod pest identification, monitoring, management action (i.e., treatment), ...
    • Roughstalk Bluegrass Suppression in Alfalfa-Grass Seedings 

      Hahn, Russell R. (New York State IPM Program, 2002)
      A field experiment was established April 30, 2001 at Caldwell Field, Tompkins County, NY to evaluate the value of using recommended and double seeding rates of timothy or orchardgrass for suppression of roughstalk bluegrass ...
    • Roughstalk Bluegrass Suppression in Alfalfa-Grass Seedings 

      Hahn, Russell, R. (New York State IPM Program, 2003)
      A field experiment was established April 30, 2001 at Caldwell Field, Tompkins County, NY to determine the value of using recommended and double seeding rates of timothy or orchardgrass for suppression of roughstalk bluegrass ...
    • Roughstalk Bluegrass Suppression in Alfalfa-Timothy and Alfalfa-Orchardgrass Seedings 

      Hahn, Russell R. (New York State IPM Program, 2001)
      A field experiment was established at Caldwell Field, Tompkins County, NY to evaluate the value of increasing the seeding rate of timothy and orchardgrass for suppressing roughstalk bluegrass (Poa trivialis L.) in ...
    • Tactical Agriculture (TAg)-Lewis County 2004 

      Beckman, Jennifer; Wise, Ken (New York State IPM Program, 2004)
      The Tactical Agriculture (TAg) program is an experiential, hands-on training program in integrated pest and crop management for field crop producers, and other agribusiness personnel, that has been active in New York State ...
    • The New Pest, Production and Profitability Program: Triple P 2004 

      Ganoe, Kevin; Wise, Ken (New York State IPM Program, 2004)
      The Pest, Production and Profitability (Triple-P) program was designed to be an extension of the traditional TAg program. The purpose of the (Triple-P) program is to provide past TAg participants with more in-depth information ...