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    • Growing Degree-Day Requirements and Biorational Control of Viburnum Leaf Beetle 

      Weston, Paul A. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1999)
      The objectives of this project were to 1) calculate degree-day requirements for hatch of overwintering eggs of viburnum leaf beetle, and 2) measure mortality of viburnum leaf beetle larvae and adults to a number of commonly ...
    • Alternative Control Tactics for Black Cutworms in Turf 

      Villani, Michael G. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1999)
      I propose to evaluate four classes of control agents (entomopathogenic nematodes, Bt, insect growth regulators, and fungal pathogens) against black cutworm larvae under simulated field conditions in the laboratory and greenhouse.
    • Addressing the Food Quality Protection Act in the Lake Erie Region Vineyards 

      Weigle, T.; English-Loeb, G.; Wilcox, W.; Dunst, R.; Bixby, J. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1999)
      The implementation of the Food Quality Protection Act (FQPA) could drastically alter pest management strategies currently used by grape growers in New York State. There is a need to develop vineyard pest management strategies ...
    • Development and Demonstration of an IPM Protocol for Fresh Market Tomatoes 

      Seaman, Abby; Dillard, Helene; Cobb, Ann; McCormick, Katie (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1999)
      We looked at different approaches to managing bacterial canker in tomatoes, including seed treatments and their impact on seed germination, soil and foliar treatments in the greenhouse, and soil and foliar treatments in ...
    • Integrated Management of Potato and Tomato Late Blight in New York State 

      Seaman, Abby; Mishanec, John (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1999)
      The late blight network was first established in 1993 to help the potato and tomato industry respond effectively to the potential for serious epidemics of late blight caused by newly introduced Ridomil resistant isolates ...