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Verticillium Wilt of Alfalfa
(New York State IPM Program, 1984)
Verticillium wilt is a serious disease of alfalfa with the potential to reduce yields as soon as the second harvest year and to limit productive stand life to 3 years or less. Verticillium wilt (VW) , a fungus-incited ...
Common Rust of Sweet Corn
(New York State IPM Program, 1987)
Common rust of sweet corn is caused by the fungus Puccinia sorghi. Epidemics of this disease can cause serious losses in yield and quality of sweet corn. High rust susceptibility of many popular sweet corn hybrids is a ...
European Corn Borer
(New York State IPM Program, 1983)
The European corn borer is a major pest of corn and feeds on over 200 plant species including many weeds. This insect generally produces generations in June and August in most areas of the United States and the northeast. ...
Sampling and Management of Potato Leafhopper in Alfalfa Grown in the Northeastern United States
(New York State IPM Program, 1990)
The current emphasis on high-quality forage production has made many growers and agricultural consultants aware of the economic importance of controlling the potato leafhopper (Empoasca fabae Harris) on alfalfa. Although ...
Sampling and Management of Corn Rootworm in New York Field Corn
(New York State IPM Program, 1991)
Northern corn rootworm, Diabrotica longicornis, and western corn rootworm, Diabrotica virgifera virgifera, are of increasing economic concern in New York. Northern corn rootworm has been in New York for many years, causing ...