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    • 2008 Western New York Sweet Corn Pheromone Trap Network 

      Seaman, Abby (New York State IPM Program, 2008)
      Three of the important insect pests of sweet corn, European corn borer, corn earworm, and fall armyworm, cause damage to ears in their worm or larval stage.  These pests are moths in their adult stage.  A network of traps ...
    • 2010 New York Sweet Corn Pheromone Trap Network 

      Seaman, Abby; Waldron, Keith; Menasha, Sandra (New York State IPM Program, 2010)
      Three important insect pests of sweet corn, European corn borer, corn earworm, and fall armyworm, cause damage to ears in their worm or larval stage. These pests are moths in their adult stage. Traps baited with the ...
    • 2012 New York Sweet Corn Pheromone Trap Network 

      Seaman, Abby (New York State IPM Program, 2012)
      Three important insect pests of sweet corn, European corn borer, corn earworm, and fall armyworm, cause damage to ears in their worm or larval stage. These pests are moths in their adult stage. Traps baited with the ...
    • 2013 New York Sweet Corn Pheromone Trap Network (SCPTN) 

      Zuefle, Marion; Seaman, Abby (New York State IPM Program, 2013)
      Three important insect pests of sweet corn, European corn borer, corn earworm, and fall armyworm, cause damage to sweet corn ears in their larval stage. These pests are moths in their adult stage and can be monitored using ...
    • 2014 New York Sweet Corn Pheromone Trap Network (SCPTN) 

      Zuefle, Marion; Seaman, Abby (New York State IPM Program, 2014)
      Four important insect pests of sweet corn, European corn borer, corn earworm, fall armyworm, and Western bean cutworm, cause damage to sweet corn ears in their larval stage. These pests are moths in their adult stage and ...
    • 2015 New York Sweet Corn Pheromone Trap Network (SCPTN) 

      Zuefle, Marion (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2015)
      Four important insect pests of sweet corn, European corn borer, corn earworm, fall armyworm, and Western bean cutworm, cause damage to sweet corn ears in their larval stage. These pests are moths in their adult stage and ...
    • 2016 New York Sweet Corn Pheromone Trap Network (SCPTN) 

      Zuefle, Marion (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2016)
      For 22 years, the Sweet Corn Pheromone Trap Network has been monitoring the flight of three important insect pests of sweet corn, European corn borer, corn earworm, fall armyworm, and more recently, 2010, Western bean ...
    • 2017 New York Sweet Corn Pheromone Trap Network (SCPTN) 

      Zuefle, Marion (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2017)
      For 23 years, the Sweet Corn Pheromone Trap Network has been monitoring the flight of three important insect pests of sweet corn, European corn borer, corn earworm, fall armyworm, and more recently, 2010, Western bean ...
    • Assessing Biological Control and Host Plant Resistance for Management of Corn Leaf Aphid 

      Hoffmann, Mike; Lynch, Sylvester (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1998)
      The corn leaf aphid, Rhopalosiphum maidis, is an important part of fresh market sweet corn in New York. Heavy infestations can reduce yield, and adversely affect ear quality through their presence, honeydew, and sooty mold ...
    • Assessing planting date, biological control, and host plant resistance for management of corn leaf aphid 

      Hoffmann, Michael P. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1999)
      The corn leaf aphid, Rhopalosiphum maidis, is an important pest of fresh market sweet corn in New York. Heavy infestations can reduce yield and adversely affect ear quality by direct or indirect (sooty mold) contamination. ...
    • Biorationals for Management of Lepidopteran Pests of Fresh Market Sweet Corn 

      Straub, R. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1999)
      Much of the sweet corn in the Hudson Valley is treated by aircraft. Although this longstanding production practice is cost-effective and allows growers to treat relatively high numbers of acres per day, it is an increasingly ...
    • Biorationals for Management of Lepidopteran Pests of Fresh-Market Sweet Corn 

      Straub, R. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1998)
      Much of the sweet corn in the Hudson Valley is treated by aircraft, which is sometimes problematic to those living in proximity to treated fields. If biorational insecticides were being sprayed instead of ‘hard’ insecticides, ...
    • Classical Biological Control of European Corn Borer 

      Hoffman, Michael P. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1999)
      1. Introduce and release for establishment selected natural enemies of the European corn borer 2. Survey for establishment and impact of newly introduced natural enemies
    • Classical Biological Control of European Corn Borer 

      Hoffman, Michael P. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1998)
      1. Introduce and release for establishment selected natural enemies of the European corn borer 2. Survey for establishment and impact of newly introduced natural enemies
    • Classical Biological Control of European Corn Borer 

      Hoffman, Michael P. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1997)
      1. Introduce and release for establishment selected natural enemies of the European corn borer 2. Survey for establishment and impact of newly introduced natural enemies
    • “Clean Corn” for organic and no-spray sweet corn growers 

      Seaman, Abby; Hoffmann, Michael (New York State IPM Program, 2005)
      Management of the three lepidopterous insect pests of sweet corn (European corn borer, corn earworm, and fall armyworm) is a challenge for organic growers, growers marketing “no spray” sweet corn, and those small-acreage ...
    • Combining Interseeded Cover Crops with Banded Herbicides for Weed Control in Sweet Corn 

      Bellinder, Robin R.; Miller, Andrew; Kirkwyland, Jonathan (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1998)
      Recent research has shown that applying herbicides to a narrow band over the crop row (banding) can reduce herbicide use by two thirds in corn. The increasing number of postemergence herbicides for corn will allow growers ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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) ...