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Cucumber Beetles, Corn Rootworms and Bacterial Wilt
(New York State IPM Program, 1994)
Cucumber beetles are the most important insect pests of vine crops or cucurbits (cucumber, squash, melons, and pumpkins) in New York State and across much of the United States. The striped cucumber beetle (Acalymma vittatum) ...
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 ...
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 ...