Yeast-sugar lures more spotted wing flies than cider vinegar
08/01/2014 12:29:36 PMA University of Florida study found that a yeast-sugar-water mixture lures spotted wing drosophila flies... Read more.
Laurel wilt fight continues
08/01/2014 10:37:31 AMAs Florida’s avocado harvesting begins to enter the back half of the season, the industry is... Read more.
Texas fruit growers should be alert for spotted-wing fly
07/30/2014 9:43:08 AMCatching the spotted wing drosophila fly early could save Texas fruit growers money and even their... Watch Video.
Fungicide-resistant late blight found in Wisconsin spud field
07/22/2014 10:04:33 AMLate blight was confirmed in a potato field in Portage County, Wis., July 18, but it's not the same... Read more.
Researchers find new marmorated stink bug attractant
07/16/2014 5:34:09 PMU.S. Department of Agriculture researchers have deciphered chemical pheromones emitted by the brown marmorated stink... Read more.
Andean spud beefs up production in response to tuber moths
06/25/2014 10:53:40 AMTuber moths, long a bane of potato growers, may actually hold the potential to increase yields. Cornell... Read more.
California funds 3 soil fumigant alternative studies
06/18/2014 5:22:40 PMThe California Department of Pesticide Regulation has awarded three grants totaling nearly $500,000 to find... Read more.
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