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    • 2005 Potato Leafhopper Variety Selection and Culinary Evaluation Trials 

      Mishanec, John (New York State IPM Program, 2005)
      During the summer of 2002, leafhopper populations arrived early and caused considerable damage to potato crops throughout New York. Organic growers were especially hard-hit as there are no effective organic controls against ...
    • A Strawberry IPM Systems Comparison Demonstration 1998 

      Kovach, Joe; Combs, Dave (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1998)
      In New York, weeds, slugs, Botrytis fruit rot, and the tarnished plant bug (TPB) consistently cause problems to strawberry growers each year. Results from several individual research projects over the last several years ...
    • A Strawberry Multi-dimensional IPM Systems Comparison Demonstration 1997 

      Kovach, Joe (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1997)
      In New York, weeds, Botrytis fruit rot, and the insects, tarnished plant bug (TPB) and clipper weevils consistently cause problems to strawberry growers each year. Since the last strawberry implementation project ended ...
    • An Organic Apple Production System for New York 

      Robinson, Terence; Agnello, Art; Merwin, Ian; Reissig, Harvey; Shupp, Jim (New York State IPM Program, 2002)
      Several NY apple growers have indicated they see a marketing opportunity for NY grown organic apples (both fresh and processed products) and have requested a Cornell University led effort to develop a system of organic ...
    • An Organic Apple Production System for New York 

      Robinson, Terence; Agnello, Art; Merwin, Ian; Reissig, Harvey; Rosenberger, David; Schupp, Jim; Straub, Richard (New York State IPM Program, 2001)
      Several NY apple growers have indicated they see a marketing opportunity for NY grown organic apples (both fresh and processed products) and have requested a Cornell University led effort to develop a system of organic ...
    • An Organic Apple Production System For New York 

      Robinson, Terence; Agnello, Art; Reissig, Harvey; Schupp, Jim; Noordijk, Heidi (New York State IPM Program, 2003)
      Several NY apple growers have indicated they see a marketing opportunity for NY grown organic apples (both fresh and processed products) and have requested a Cornell University led effort to develop a system of organic ...
    • “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 ...
    • Continued examination of organic fertilizers/microbial products and their possible role in disease suppression on golf course turfgrass in the Capital District of New York State 

      Chinery, David (New York State IPM Program, 2001)
      Interest in developing alternatives to chemical fungicides for the control of turfgrass diseases exists among many members of the turfgrass community, including golf course superintendents, university and Extension educators, ...
    • Cucurbit Pest and Crop Management Systems Evaluation 

      Petzoldt, Curtis; Engel, James; Jasinski, James; Hazzard, Ruth; Westgate, Pam; Blomgren, Ted; Mishanec, John (New York State IPM Program, 2002)
      In 2002 a long-term cucurbit crop systems pest and crop management evaluation was continued at NYSAES Geneva. This project is a continuation of a sweet corn systems project conducted 1995-1999. Systems are located in the ...
    • Cucurbit Pest and Crop Management Systems Evaluation 

      Petzoldt, C.; Engel, J. (New York State IPM Program, 2001)
      In 2001 a long-term cucurbit crop systems pest and crop management evaluation was continued at NYSAES Geneva. This project is a continuation of a sweet corn systems project conducted 1995-1999. Systems are located in the ...
    • Cut Flower 1PM Resource Development: Weed Management and 1PM for Cut Zinnias from Seed to Harvest 

      Lamboy, Jana; Hall, Karen; McCoy, Roxanne (New York State IPM Program, 2003)
      We conducted an efficacy study at a commercial cut flowers field comparing two organic herbicides with glyphosate. A diverse population of weeds was growing in the paths between rows of cut flower plugs set in holes in ...
    • Demonstrations of Sustainable Vegetable Pest and Crop Management: Fresh Market Sweet Corn 

      Petzoldt, Curtis; Hoffmann, M.; Reiners, S.; Seaman, A.; Pool, W.; Harman, G.; Curtis, P.; Shelton, A.; White, G.; Willett, L.; Dillard, H.; Bellinder, R.; Orfanedes, M.; Stivers, L.; Wildman, R. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1998)
      Four sweet corn pest and crop management systems (organic, IPM/Present, IPM/Future, and conventional) were defined and implemented on grower farms and on a university research farm. The first years results showed differences ...
    • Demonstrations of Sustainable Vegetable Pest and Crop Management: Fresh Market Sweet Corn 

      Petzoldt, C.; Seaman, A.; Engel J.; Hoffmann, M.; Reiners, S.; White, G.; Dillard, H.; Bellinder, R.; Orfanedes, M.; Stivers, L.; Wildman, R. (New York State IPM Program, 2000)
      Four sweet corn pest and crop management systems (Organic, IPM/Present, IPM/Future, and Conventional) were defined and implemented at NYSAES Geneva (1995-1999) and on grower farms (1997-1999). The systems were compared on ...
    • Demonstrations of Sustainable Vegetable Pest and Crop Management: Fresh Market Sweet Corn 

      Petzoldt, C.; Seaman, A.; Engel, J.; Hoffmann, M.; Reiners, S.; White, G.; Dillard, H.; Bellinder, R.; Orfanedes, M.; Stivers, L.; Wildman, R. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1999)
      Four sweet corn pest and crop management systems (Organic, IPM/Present, IPM/Future, and Conventional) were defined and implemented at NYSAES Geneva and on grower farms. The systems were compared on the basis of economics, ...
    • Demonstrations of Sustainable Vegetable Pest and Crop Management: Fresh Market Sweet Corn 

      Petzoldt, Curtis; Hoffmann, M.; Reiners, S.; Seaman, A.; Pool, W.; Harmon, G.; Curtis, P.; Shelton, A.; White, G.; Willett, L. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1997)
      Four sweet corn pest and crop management systems (Organic, IPM/Present, IPM/Future, and Conventional) were defined and implemented on grower farms and on a university research farm. The first year’s results showed differences ...
    • Developing farmers' skills and confidence in the use of Trichogramma ostriniae for European corn borer control in sweet corn, peppers and potatoes 

      Seaman, Abby; Hazzard, Ruth; Kuhar, Tom (New York State IPM Program, 2010)
      Numerous research and demonstration trials have shown that releases of the parasitic wasp Trichogramma ostriniae (T.ost) can be an effective management strategy for European corn borer control in sweet corn, peppers, and ...
    • Developing farmers’ skills and confidence in the use of Trichogramma ostriniae for European corn borer control in sweet corn, peppers, and potatoes 

      Seaman, Abby; Hazzard, R.; Kuhar, T.; Hoffmann, M. (New York State IPM Program, 2007)
      Numerous research and demonstration trials have shown that releases of the parasitic wasp Trichogramma ostriniae (T.ost) can be an effective management strategy for European corn borer control in sweet corn, peppers, and ...
    • Efficacy of OMRI-Approved Products for Tomato Foliar Disease Control 

      Seaman, Abby (New York State IPM Program, 2002)
      Five materials approved by the Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI) were tested for control of foliar diseases of tomato on an organic farm in western NY. Trials were conducted during the 2001 and 2001 growing seasons. ...
    • Efficacy trials of OMRI approved materials on vegetable crops 

      Seaman, Abby (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2001)
      The number of pest management materials approved for organic production is quite small, and many of the products that are available have not had the extensive efficacy testing that synthetic pesticides have had. It’s hard ...
    • Evaluation of Organic Pest Controls and Fruit Thinning on Multiple Apple Cultivars 

      Rosenberger, D.; Jentsch, P. (New York State IPM Program, 2006)
      Disease and insect control strategies suitable for organic farmers were evaluated in an apple variety block that contained 15 different cultivars. The organic treatments were compared to similar sets of trees that received ...