Tag Archive: Pests

Fall Vegetable Production Workshop – Combating Insect Pests September 12, 2017

Fall Vegetable Production Workshop – Combating Insect Pests September 12, 2017

On Tuesday, September 12, 2017 UF …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/26/fall-vegetable-production-workshop-combating-insect-pests-september-12-2017/

New UF/IFAS Entomologist is Surveying Insect Pests in Panhandle Row Crops

New UF/IFAS Entomologist is Surveying Insect Pests in Panhandle Row Crops

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/11/new-ufifas-entomologist-is-surveying-insect-pests-in-panhandle-row-crops/

Workshop on New and Re-emerging Rose Diseases and Pests, July 11, 1-5 pm.

Workshop on New and Re-emerging Rose Diseases and Pests, July 11, 1-5 pm.

Come to this free workshop to learn about the latest results of University of Florida and national research …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/06/22/workshop-on-new-and-re-emerging-rose-diseases-and-pests-july-11-1-5-pm/

Potential Pests and Diseases of Olives in Florida

Potential Pests and Diseases of Olives in Florida

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/10/14/potential-pests-and-diseases-of-olives-in-florida/

Arthropod Pests of Strawberries

Arthropod Pests of Strawberries

Evan Anderson, Walton County Agriculture Agent

Anderson StrawberryStrawberries are currently in full production, and seeing rows of beautiful …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/04/22/arthropod-pests-of-strawberries/

Beating Pests with Plant Chemicals

Beating Pests with Plant Chemicals

It would seem that landscapes are filled with pests ready to devour our favorite plants. We can often see evidence of pest damage in the form of leaf curls, stippled leaves, or chewed holes in …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/08/26/beating-pests-with-plant-chemicals/

Getting to Know Your Backyard Pests

Getting to Know Your Backyard Pests

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/07/27/getting-to-know-your-backyard-pests/

High Tunnels Can Exclude Vegetable Pests

High Tunnels Can Exclude Vegetable Pests

High tunnel Tomato Crop at UF/IFAS WFREC: photo by Blake Thaxton

High tunnel Tomato Crop at UF/IFAS WFREC: photo by …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/06/19/high-tunnels-can-exclude-vegetable-pests/

Tools for Trapping Pests and Attracting Beneficial Insects

Russ Mizell, UF/IFAS Professor of Entomology, NFREC Quincy

Florida’s climate provides a long and often year-round growing season. Wherever crops are grown they attract insect and disease pests. As a result, growers are confronted with two major problems: detecting when pests arrive and determining how to manage them. All organisms have their own …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/12/20/tools-for-trapping-pests-and-attracting-beneficial-insects/

Douse Those Pests With Oil!

For centuries, people annoyed with plant pests have used oils to control insects, mites, and even some fungal diseases. Current oil products are better than ever!

horticultural oil and neem oil bottles

Sample oil products for pest control. Photo by …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/11/04/douse-those-pests-with-oil/

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