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    • Septoria Leaf and Fruit Spot of Cucurbits 

      Zitter, Thomas A. (New York State IPM Program, 1992)
      Septoria leaf and fruit spot, caused by the fungus Septaria cucurbitacearum, can be an important disease of certain cucurbits grown in the Northeast and Midwest. The fungus can infect the leaves of muskmelon, pumpkin, ...
    • Septoria Leaf Spot of Tomato 

      Zitter, Thomas A. (New York State IPM Program, 1987)
      Septoria leaf spot of tomato caused by the fungus Septaria lycapersici occurs on tomatoes worldwide. The fungus infects only solanaceous plants, of which tomato is the most important. Tomatoes may often be infected with ...
    • Sesame & Sesame Oil Profile 

      Baker, Brian P.; Grant, Jennifer A. (New York State IPM Program, 2018)
      Sesame is an extensively grown food plant producing both edible seeds and oils. Various parts of the plant are used as pesticides. Sesame oil may be used as an insecticide with suffocating and synergistic modes of action. ...
    • Silver Scurf of Potato 

      Merida, Carmen L.; Loria, Rosemary (New York State IPM Program, 1991)
      Silver scurf, caused by the fungus Helminthosporium solani, is a common disease of potato and is present in all major production areas in the United States. The incidence and severity of silver scurf in New York, and its ...
    • Silver Y Moth 

      Carroll, Juliet; Peterson, Kelsey (New York State IPM Program, 2018)
      Originally from the United Kingdom, the silver Y moth has steadily spread across the globe. With large populations in Europe, Asia, and Africa, it is clear that the silver Y moth is capable of not only surviving, but ...
    • Six Steps for Profitable and Environmentally Sound Management of Crop Pests 

      Waldron, J. Keith; Sutton, Philip (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1995)
      How to balance control of pests with profitable crop production and environmental protection.
    • Small Grains IPM Scouting Procedures 

      Waldron, Keith; Cummings, Jaime; Wise, Ken (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2020)
      A variety of pests and diseases can potentially attack small grains, including wheat, oats, rye and malting barley, during the growing season. The sequence in which these pests occur is generally predictable. A scouting ...
    • Sodium Chloride Profile 

      Baker, Brian P.; Grant, Jennifer A. (New York State IPM Program, 2018)
      Sodium chloride is a common food ingredient known as salt, and its use in registered products does not pose unreasonable risk. It has antimicrobial activity and has been used as a food preservative throughout human history. ...
    • Sodium Lauryl Sulfate Profile 

      Baker, Brian P.; Grant, Jennifer A. (New York State IPM Program, 2018)
      Sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS) is an anionic surfactant commonly used in detergents and cleaning products. While widely used in pesticide formulations as a surfactant and dispersant, SLS is usually an inert ingredient or used ...
    • Soil Sampling for Plant-Parasitic Nematode Assessment 

      Abawi, George S.; Gugino, Beth K. (New York State IPM Program, 2007)
      Diagnosis of nematode damage and management on an as-needed basis requires assessing nematode soil infestation levels in representative soil samples collected from the target field or a section of the field. Inclusion of ...
    • Sooty Blotch and Flyspeck 

      Wilcox, Wayne F. (New York State IPM Program, 1995)
      Sooty blotch and fly speck are the two most common “summer diseases” of apples in the Northeast; they are also problems on pears. Although caused by two different organisms, the diseases often occur together since both are ...
    • Soybean Foliar Fungicides: Yield Benefit or an Extra Expense? 

      Dennis, Michael (New York State IPM Program, 2006)
      Economic Return of Strobilurin Fungicide on Soybean
    • Soybean Oil Profile 

      Baker, Brian P.; Grant, Jennifer A.; Malakar-Kuenen, Raksha (New York State IPM Program, 2018)
      Soybean oil is derived from Glycine max, a legume cultivated for food, feed, and industrial uses and is a common food grade oil used throughout the industry for products such as vegetable oil and mayonnaise. It is also ...
    • Soybean Pests (Diseases and Weeds) Management Guide 

      Waldron, J. Keith; Woodsen, Mary (New York State IPM Program, 2010)
      A brochure about managing diseases and weeds of soybeans using IPM methods
    • Soybean Pests (Insects) Management Guide 

      Wise, Ken; Waldron, Keith; Woodsen, Mary (New York State IPM Program, 2014)
      A brochure about managing insect pests of soybeans using IPM methods
    • Spotted Garden Slug 

      Goh, K. S.; Gibson, R. L.; Specker, D. R. (New York State IPM Program, 1988)
      The spotted garden slug was introduced from Europe during the 1800s. It is the largest slug in the eastern United States. It may be a pest in gardens and is occasionally found in and around the house. The spotted garden ...
    • Spotted Lanternfly 

      Carroll, Juliet; Mattoon, Nicole (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2020)
      The spotted lanternfly is a planthopper native to China and Southeastern Asia. Discovered in Pennsylvania in 2014, the spotted lanternfly presents a threat throughout much of the United States. While its list of hosts is ...
    • Spotted Tentiform Leafminer 

      Weirs, R.W.; Ophardt, D. (New York State IPM Program, 1980)
      Spotted lentiform leafminer (STLM) was first used to name P. blancardella but has been ascribed to and describes the injury to apple leaves caused by all five species. P. blancardella, of European origin, and the two native ...
    • Spotted Wing Drosophila 

      Carroll, Juliet (New York State IPM Program, 2018-07)
      Spotted wing Drosophila (SWD) is a vinegar or fruit fly of East Asian origin. It has been in Hawaii since the 1980s, but was first discovered in California in 2008. By 2010, it had made its way into Florida, Utah, the ...
    • Spotted Wing Drosophila: An invasive and destructive pest on raspberries, blueberries, blackberries, cherries, and more 

      Carroll, Juliet (New York State IPM Program, 2017)
      Spotted wing drosophila (SWD) is a vinegar or fruit fly of East Asian origin. Introduced into Hawaii in the 1980s, first discovered in California in 2008, by 2011 it had found its way into New York State (NY). Today, its ...