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    • 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 ...
    • Stalk Borer 

      Muka, A. A. (New York State IPM Program, 1983)
      The stalk borer is a native American insect which was mentioned as a pest in Massachusetts and Pennsylvania prior to 1852 when it was first described as a species. The stalk borer belongs to the large group of noctuid or ...
    • Strawberry Bud Weevil (Clipper) 

      Spangler, S.; Agnello, A.; Schaefers, G. (New York State IPM Program, 1988)
      The strawberry bud weevil (SSW), a species native to North America, is also known as the “clipper” because of its habit of clipping flower buds. In the United States, SSW is a widespread and common pest of strawberry, ...
    • Strawberry Sap Beetle 

      Loughner, Rebecca; Loeb, Gregory M. (New York State IPM Program, 2009)
      The strawberry sap beetle is found throughout the Eastern and upper Mid-western United States. Although primarily a pest on strawberry, the beetle damages raspberry and will feed on a wide range of other crops, including ...
    • Summer Fruit Tortrix Moth 

      Carroll, Juliet; Peterson, Kelsey (New York State IPM Program, 2018)
      The summer fruit tortrix moth is an insect pest native to Europe and Asia. It primarily feeds on apples, cherries, and pears, though it has over 50 other plant hosts. While summer fruit tortrix has yet to be discovered in ...
    • Swede Midge 

      Kikkert, J.R.; Hoepting, C.A.; Shelton, Anthony M.; Chen, M. (New York State IPM Program, 2002)
      The swede midge is a relatively new insect pest in North America and poses a serious threat to cruciferous vegetables and field crops. It was first identified in Ontario, Canada in 2000 and in the United States in 2004 in ...
    • Sweet Corn Larval Pest Identification 

      Zuefle, Marion (New York State IPM Program, 2018)
      There are four major pests of sweet corn that regularly occur in New York. They are European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis) both the E and Z race, fall army worm (Spodoptera frugiperda), corn earworm (Helicoverpa zea) ...
    • Synopsis of Regulations Relevant to Pest Management in New York State Schools 

      Braband, Lynn; Marvin, Debra (New York State IPM Program, 2019)
      Synopsis of Regulations Relevant to Pest Management in New York State Schools
    • Tarnished Plant Bug 

      Spangler, Steven; Agnello, Arthur; Schaeffers, G. (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 1988)
      Tarnished plant bug (TPB) is a major pest of strawberry and brambles in New York State. TPB and other species of Lygus occur throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. This insect is a pest of more than fifty economically ...
    • Tarnished Plant Bug 

      Spangler, Steve M.; Weires, Richard W. Jr.; Agnello, Arthur (New York State IPM Program, 1991)
      The tarnished plant bug is found throughout North America, but it is primarily a pest in temperate nondesert areas. It feeds on more than fifty economically important plants , including alfalfa , cotton, strawberries, ...
    • The Child Safe Playing Fields Act: NY's ban on pesticide use on school and day care center grounds 

      Grant, Jennifer (New York State IPM Program, 2012)
      A review of IPM approaches to healthy turfgrass to use instead of pesticides banned in NY by the The Child Safe Playing Fields Act
    • The German Cockroach: America’s #1 Cockroach Pest 

      Alpert, Gary; Frye, Matthew (New York State IPM Program, 2015)
      German cockroaches are one of the most common insect pests found in urban areas throughout the world, and are the number one cockroach pest species worldwide. They are well-adapted to human environments, even enjoying ...
    • The Sugar-Beet Cyst Nematode, an Important Pest of Red Beets and Cabbage 

      Mai, William; Abawi, George (New York State IPM Program, 1979)
      The sugar-beet cyst nematode, Heterodera schachtii, was first discovered on red beets in Syracuse in 1961 and near Lyons, New York, in 1970. This nematode is now known to be distributed throughout the red beet- and ...