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    • 1997 Nursery IPM Report - Erie County 

      Dean, Karen, E.; Casey, Christine; Bence, Jill (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1997)
      1997 was the third year for the IPM program in Erie County. It was our goal to provide the structure in facilitating transition to privatization for 5 (of 6) nurseries completing their third year.
    • 1997 Report on IPM Implementation and Demonstration Program for Poinsettias and Bedding Plants in Orange County 

      MacAvery, Susan; Rusinek, Teresa; Corbin, Andrew; Casey, Christine (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1997)
      Over the past five years, Orange and Ulster Counties Greenhouse IPM program has influenced and changed grower crop management practices significantly. Growers have been educated and have adapted monitoring and scouting ...
    • 1997 Suffolk County Oriental Beetle Pheromone Trap Monitoring Program 

      Corbin, Andrew; Gilrein, Daniel; Siracusano, Lucille (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1997)
      Oriental beetle grubs are serious pests of turf grasses and nursery stock. Root feeding larvae have caused severe damage to containerized and field grown nursery stock in Suffolk County. The adult beetles, however, are ...
    • 1998 Report on IPM Implementation and Demonstration Program for Poinsettias and Bedding Plants in Orange County 

      MacAvery, Susan; Rusinek, Teresa (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1998)
      The Greenhouse IPM Program in Orange and Ulster Counties has facilitated a useful flow of information between growers and Cornell staff. The relationships that have developed have allowed us to identify cooperators with ...
    • 1999 Report on IPM Demonstration Implementation Plan for Christmas Tree Growers 

      Mallozzi, Stephanie; Couch, Gary (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1999)
      In 1999 five Dutchess County growers participated in the adoption of IPM through the implementation of a scouting and monitoring program. Growers worked with a scout on a regular basis and with specialist and lead educator ...
    • 1999 Report on the Comprehensive Thrips/INSV Management Program in Orange and Ulster Counties 

      MacAvery, Susan; Rusinek, Teresa; Couch, Gary (, 1999)
      Since 1992, the educational focus of the Orange-Ulster IPM program has addressed current issues in greenhouse production while facilitating a bi-directional flow of information between growers and Cornell staff. The ...
    • 1999 Report on Thrips Biological Control Demonstration in Orange and Ulster Counties 

      MacAvery, Susan; Rusinek, Teresa; Dean, Karen E.; Couch, Gary (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1999)
      Since 1992, the educational focus of the Orange/Ulster IPM program has addressed current issues in greenhouse production while facilitating a bi-directional flow of information between growers and Cornell staff. The ...
    • 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 ...
    • 2001 Request for Funding Thrips Biological Control Demonstration in Orange and Ulster Counties 

      Baglia, Rose; Rusinek, Teresa; Couch, Gary (New York State IPM Program, 2001)
      The use of predacious mites for western flower thrips control in bedding plant production was demonstrated and release timing examined. Cost and efficacy comparisons were made between using a standard, calendar-based release ...
    • A webinar series and interactive grower outreach for pesticide resistance management in greenhouses 

      Eshenaur, Brian; Lamb, Elizabeth (New York State IPM Program, 2013)
      Through an interactive webinar series and accompanying online materials, this project is reaching growers and extension educators with resistance management IPM techniques. To ensure the relevance and usefulness of the ...
    • Advanced Pest Diagnosis Workshop 

      Culver, Gail (New York State IPM Program, 2000)
      Advanced Pest Diagnosis Workshop
    • Alternative Herbicide Trials 

      Walker, Matthew; Lamb, Elizabeth; Eshenaur, Brian (New York State IPM Program, 2007)
      Two alternative herbicides, vinegar based AllDown and clove oil based BurnOut II, were compared to hand weeding under home garden conditions.  Trials were run in Geneva and Rochester, with 3 replicates in each test.  While ...
    • Alternative Weed Management Techniques for Greenhouse and Nursery Production 

      Brown, Bryan; Eshenaur, Brian (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2018)
      Greenhouse and nursery producers in New York have highlighted weed management as a priority area for research and education. In response, we demonstrated the effectiveness of two alternative weed control practices – parboiled ...
    • Alternatives to Ornamental Invasive Plants: A sustainable solution for New York State 

      Eshenaur, Brian (New York State IPM Program, 2015)
      New regulations went effect in March of 2015 that prohibit or regulate 69 species of plants in NY. Some of these plants are common in the trade. Their absence will create a void for the landscape industry and could have a ...
    • Biocontrol in energy-saving cool temperature greenhouse production 

      Lamb, Elizabeth; Mattson, N; Sanderson, J; Eshenaur, Brian (New York State IPM Program, 2013)
      There is insufficient information available on the effect of temperature and other environmental factors on pests and the beneficial insects that are used to manage them. Using fungus gnats, and beneficials Steinernema ...
    • Biological Control of Powdery Mildews of Greenhouse Ornamentals 

      English-Loeb, Greg; Gadoury, David M.; Norton, Andrew P. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1998)
      The mycophagous mite, Orthortydeus lambi (Acari: Tydeidae) is very abundant on several woody perennial species found in New York (e.g. wild grape, Vitis riparia, ornamental linden, Tilia cordata, paper birch, Betula ...
    • Biological Control of Pythium Root Rot in Container Flower Production Using Microbial Inoculants 

      Mattson, Neil; Daughtrey, Margery (New York State IPM Program, 2013)
      The effectiveness of microbial products, vermicompost and vermicompost extracts for Pythium root rot suppression in young transplants were compared in two studies under typical greenhouse production conditions, using first ...
    • Biological control of viburnum leaf beetle 

      Weston, Paul A. (New York State IPM Program, 2002)
      The overall goal of this project was to further evaluate field efficacy of several biological control agents identified by us in earlier projects as having potential for biological control of viburnum leaf beetle, a recently ...
    • Biological control of viburnum leaf beetle 

      Weston, Paul A. (New York State IPM Program, 2000)
      One alternative method for management of insect pests is biological control. A variety of biological control agents can be used for insect control; these include pest-specific parasitoids, generalist predators, and pathogens ...
    • Biological control of viburnum leaf beetle 

      Weston, Paul A. (New York State IPM Program, 2001)
      The overall goal of this project was to evaluate field efficacy of several biological control agents identified in the laboratory as having potential for biological control of viburnum leaf beetle, a recently introduced ...