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    • 1997 CCTTS IPM/ICM Annual Report 

      Bannon, Carl D.; Albrecht, Greg (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1997)
      The 1997 Cortland, Chemung, Tompkins, Tioga, and Schuyler County Integrated Pest Management/Integrated Crop Management (CCTTS IPM/ICM) program was a cooperative effort amongst the county Soil and Water Conservation Districts ...
    • 1997 Field Crops IPM in Orange County 

      Rusinek, Teresa; Hulle, Larry; Roselli, Kathy (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1997)
      In 1992, a Water Quality Incentive Program provided reimbursement for participation in such programs as IPM. In 1994, alfalfa was added to the list of commodities to be scouted in Orange County.
    • 1997 ICM Scouting Results for Albany, Schenectady and Rensselaer Counties 

      Lavigne, Terry (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1997)
      1997's Tri-County ICM program was funded through cost sharing from USDA's expiring SP-53 program for Integrated Crop Management. Participation has increased from two farms in 1994 to a total of eight in 1997.
    • 1999 Integrated Pest Management/Integrated Crop Management Program Report for Albany, Schenectady and Rensselaer Counties 

      Lavigne, T. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1999)
      As in previous years, 1999 has seen important changes to what is being called the Tri-County Integrated Crop Management (ICM) Program.
    • 2000 Integrated Pest Management/Integrated Crop Management Program for Albany, Schenectady and Rensselaer Counties 

      Lavigne, Terry (New York State IPM Program, 2000)
      As everyone associated with Agriculture in New York State is painfully aware, we had a miserable cropping season in 2000. Despite this, and low milk prices and high oil prices, our number of farms receiving IPM has stayed ...
    • Ability of a Rye Cover Crop to Suppress Yellow Nutsedge 

      Mt. Pleasant, Jane (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1997)
      Cereal rye crops are widely documented to contain allelopathic chemicals which suppress weeds. Yellow nutsedge is a major weed problem in NY field corn which generally requires the use of restricted-use pesticides to control ...
    • Assessing the Nontarget Effect of Transgenic (European Corn Borer- Resistant) Corn Hybrids on Anthracnose Stalk Rot Development 

      Kawamoto, Stan O.; Bergstrom, Gary C.; Shields, Elson J.; Waldron, J. Keith; Cox, William J. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1999)
      A research project was conducted to determine whether anthracnose stalk rot (ASR) reduction (and the associated protection of grain yield) is a nontarget benefit that can be expected of transgenic (insect resistant) corn ...
    • Black Cutworm in Field Corn Management Guide 

      Wise, Ken; Waldron, Keith; Woodsen, Mary (New York State IPM Program, 2014)
      A brochure about managing black cutworm using IPM methods
    • Choosing the Best Refuge Hybrids for Planting with Corn Rootworm Resistant Bt Corn 

      Smith, Margaret; Ericson, Laraine; Payne, Keith (New York State IPM Program, 2003)
      Corn hybrids that have been genetically engineered with the Bt gene for resistance to corn rootworm offer growers in New York an interesting option for control of this pest. These hybrids would eliminate the need for ...
    • Classical Biological Control of Soil Insects in Field Corn and Alfalfa 

      Shields, Elson; Testa, Tony (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1998)
      Recent research results in New York and Pennsylvania have shown that the entomopathogenic nematode Heterorhabditis bacteriophora ‘Oswego’ has a significant impact on the populations of corn rootworm, clover root curculio ...
    • Classical Biological Control of Soil Insects in Field Corn and Alfalfa 

      Shields, Elson; Testa, Tony (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1997)
      Recent research results in New York and Pennsylvania have shown that the entomb-pathogenic nematode Heterorhabditis bacteriophora ‘Oswego’ has a significant impact on the populations of corn rootworm, clover root curculio ...
    • Combining Reduced Herbicide Rates and Cultivation for Effective Weed Control in Corn 

      Mt. Pleasant, J.; Gift, N.; Burt, R.F. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1998)
      Demonstrations of banded herbicides and cultivation were conducted at three locations in New York. Despite extensive on-station research showing that banded herbicides and cultivation can result in yields equivalent to ...
    • Combining Reduced Herbicide Rates and Cultivation for Effective Weed Control in Corn 

      Mt. Pleasant, Jane (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1997)
      Though the combination of cultivation and reduced herbicide rates has been experimentally shown to offer effective weed control in corn, few New York field corn growers cultivate for weed control. In fact, according to a ...
    • Combining Reduced Herbicide Rates and Cultivation for Effective Weed Control in Corn 

      Mt. Pleasant, J.; Gift, N.; Burt, R.F. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1999)
      Demonstrations of banded herbicides and cultivation were conducted at one location in New York. Despite extensive on-station research showing that banded herbicides and cultivation can result in yields equivalent to broadcast ...
    • Common Rust of Sweet Corn 

      Dillard, Helene; Zitter, Thomas (New York State IPM Program, 1987)
      Common rust of sweet corn is caused by the fungus Puccinia sorghi. Epidemics of this disease can cause serious losses in yield and quality of sweet corn. High rust susceptibility of many popular sweet corn hybrids is a ...
    • Corn Earworm 

      Muka, A. A. (New York State IPM Program, 1983)
      The corn earworm feeds on a number of crops worldwide and is named for the host crop. When it feeds on corn, as in the Northeast, it is the corn earworm; in the South when it feeds on cotton it is the cotton bollworm; and ...
    • Corn Rootworm Management in Field Corn 

      Wise, Ken; Waldron, Keith; Woodsen, Mary (New York State IPM Program, 2014)
      A brochure about managing corn rootworm using IPM methods
    • Cucumber Beetles, Corn Rootworms and Bacterial Wilt 

      Hoffmann, Michael; Zitter, Thomas (New York State IPM Program, 1994)
      Cucumber beetles are the most important insect pests of vine crops or cucurbits (cucumber, squash, melons, and pumpkins) in New York State and across much of the United States. The striped cucumber beetle (Acalymma vittatum) ...
    • Demonstrating New Technologies for Improved Corn Rootworm Management 

      Cox, W.J.; Shields, Elson J.; Waldron, J. Keith (New York State IPM Program, 2000)
      An on-farm demonstration was initiated at the Cornell Musgrave Farm, Aurora, to present, compare, and evaluate new and emerging corn rootworm (CRW) management strategies. In this first phase of a three year project, ca. a ...
    • Demonstrating New Technologies for Improved Corn Rootworm Management 

      Waldron, J. Keith; Shields, Elson J.; Cox, W.J. (New York State IPM Program, 2001)
      On-farm demonstrations were initiated at the Cornell Musgrave Farm, Aurora and the Cornell Teaching and Research (T&R) Farm, Harford, to present, compare, and evaluate new and emerging corn rootworm (CRW) management ...