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    • Hemp Pest Survey 2021 

      Zuefle, Marion (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2021)
      Paragraph Year two of the hemp insect pest and disease survey was conducted at two farms in 2021. Eleven different potential insect pests and six different diseases were observed at the two farms. This was down from 2021 ...
    • 2021 Soybean Cyst Nematode (SCN) sampling in dry beans 

      Zuefle, Marion; Lund, Margie (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2021)
      Soybean Cyst Nematode (SCN) is a minute roundworm like parasite that is a major pest of soybeans and is considered the pest of greatest economic concern. It has multiple hosts including dry beans and can cause comparable ...
    • New York Western Bean Cutworm Field Corn, Black Cutworm and True Armyworm Monitoring Program 

      Wise, Ken (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2021)
      Western bean cutworm (Striacosta albicosta [Smith]) attacks corn (Zea mays L.; including field, sweet and popcorn) and dry beans (Phaseolus vulgaris L.), feeding on developing kernels or beans inside husks and pods, ...
    • Soybean Commodity Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey 

      Wise, Ken (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2021)
      The NYS IPM program has partnered with NYS Dept. of Agriculture and Markets and USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) for many years on various commodity surveys to monitor for potentially invasive species ...
    • Soybean Cyst Nematode: A New Threat to Soybean Production and Profitability in the Northeast 

      Wise, Ken; Zuefle, Marion (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2021)
      The soybean cyst nematode (SCN) is the #1 pest of soybeans causing $1.2 billion losses in North America annually. SCN was not considered a northeast pest of concern until it was first discovered in NY in 2016. Since then, ...
    • Pilot Survey on Diversity and Density of Dung Beetles in Cattle Pastures in New York 

      Wise, Ken (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2021)
      Dung beetles on pasture are an important part of the agro-ecosystem. They recycle manure, increase soil health and compete with horn & face flies for resources. We plan to determine the diversity and abundance of species ...
    • Determine the magnitude and distribution of Western bean cutworm and the risk to dry beans, in the major production areas in New York. 

      Lund, Margie; Zuefle, Marion; Nault, Brian (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2021)
      Western bean cutworm (WBC) moth counts were monitored with traps at 11 dry bean fields in Western NY in 2021. Traps were located in Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Steuben, Wyoming, and Yates counties. WBC numbers continued ...
    • Hands-Free Hands-On: Transforming a Hands-on Greenhouse IPM Program during COVID and Beyond 

      Lamb, Elizabeth; Eshenaur, Brian; Mattson, Neil; Sanderson, John (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2021)
      The IPM In-Depth Hands-on Greenhouse Workshop was started in 2008 to provide an alternative to the common ‘talking heads’ presentation and to give growers practice in IPM techniques that they could use in their own operations. ...
    • Urban Conservation Biocontrol 

      Lamb, Elizabeth (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2021)
      We will educate urban growers in New York City about the pest management benefits of attracting natural enemies of pests to their farms by planting flowering habitat. We will establish demonstration plantings on four farms, ...
    • The Long Island Pesticide Pollution Prevention Project 

      Gangloff-Kaufmann, Jody; Carmenatty, Carrie; Frye, Matt; Lampman, Joellen; Marvin, Debra (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2021)
      In late 2020, the NY State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) provided funding to the NYSIPM Program to create a public outreach campaign to protect Long Island’s aquifers from pesticide pollution. As part ...