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    • 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 ...
    • The Unwelcome House Guest: Brown Marmorated Stink Bug —A Guide for Residents, Property Managers, and Pest Management Professionals 

      Gangloff-Kaufmann, Jody (New York State IPM Program, 2012)
      When first detected in western Maryland in 2003, most people had never heard of the brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB), also known as Halyomorpha halys. This newcomer is thought to have been accidentally introduced from ...
    • Think IPM 

      New York State Integrated Pest Management Program (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2016)
      This poster shows how to apply IPM practices and principles to real-world challenges.
    • Thyme & Thyme Oil Profile 

      Baker, Brian P.; Grant, Jennifer A. (New York State IPM Program, 2018)
      Thyme is a commercially important herb cultivated in Mediterranean and temperate climates. The leaves, flowers, and oils extracted from the plant are widely used as food ingredients in a variety of cuisines, and therefore ...
    • Tick Habitats for the Three Most Common Ticks Found in New York 

      New York State Integrated Pest Management Program (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2018)
      Tick habitats of the three most common ticks found in New York
    • Tipúlido europeo 

      Peck, Daniel (New York State IPM Program, 2006)
      Dos especies de tipúlidos europeos fueron detectadas en el estado de New York en el 2004, constituyéndose en el primer reporte de estas especies exóticas en el este de los Estados Unidos. Aunque hay mucha similitud ...
    • Tomato Anthracnose 

      Dillard, Helene R. (New York State IPM Program, 1987)
      Tomato anthracnose is a serious disease of processing tomatoes caused by the fungus Colletotrichum coccodes and is a threat to tomatoes grown in New York State. To minimize the mold count in processed tomato products, ...
    • Tomato leaf mold (Passalora fulva) control with Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI)-listed products and varietal resistance 

      Lange, Holly; Smart, Chris; Kreis, Rachel (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2020)
      A compilation of the results of three years of trials testing products allowed for organic production, and one varietal resistance trial, against tomato leaf mold (Passalora fulva) conducted in Geneva, NY.
    • Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus 

      Zitter, Thomas A.; Daughtrey, Margery L.; Sanderson, John P. (New York State IPM Program, 1989)
      Tomato spotted wilt virus (TSWV) causes serious diseases of many economically important plants representing 35 plant families, including dicots and monocots. This wide host range of ornamentals, vegetables, and field crops ...
    • Tracking Powders in Rodent Management: A Cautionary Tale 

      Frye, Matthew (New York State IPM Program, 2017)
      In rodent management, accurate placement of rodenticides is critical to ensure their effectiveness. A group of rodenticides that are not well understood and therefore frequently misused are tracking powders. This paper ...
    • Understanding and Managing Ticks – A Guide for Schools, Child Care and Camps 

      Lampman, Joellen; Gangloff-Kaufmann, Jody; Frye, Matthew (New York State IPM Program, 2020)
      Ticks are tiny, blood-feeding arthropods closely related to spiders and mites. With the ability to feed on a variety of hosts, ticks can be found in many environments—shoreline, forest, farm, field, and playground. On ...
    • Using Trichogramma ostriniae to help manage European corn borer in sweet corn, peppers, and potatoes 

      Seaman, Abby; Hoffmann, Michael P.; Woodsen, Mary M. (New York State IPM Program, 2008)
      Beneficial insects such as Trichogramma ostriniae can be used as part of an integrated management program for European corn borer or on their own to reduce ECB damage. Releasing beneficial insects is an approved practice ...