Protecting your high-value crop

By |March 19th, 2014|

Orchard netting may be cost effective for high-value varieties like Honeycrisp.

Michigan growers approve Tree Fruit Commission

By |March 18th, 2014|

Michigan fruit growers voted to approve creation of a Michigan Tree Fruit Research and Development Program, which will be [...]

New pests threaten IPM

By |March 5th, 2014|

Pest management programs have become softer and more stable over the past few decades, but new invasive pests could change that.

A humble leader (Video)

By |March 5th, 2014|

Throughout his career, WSU entomologist Jay Brunner has turned science into economic reality for Washington State tree fruit growers.

Attract and kill

By |March 3rd, 2014|

Michigan researchers have designed a device for oriental fruit moth.

Save money by applying pesticides where it’s needed

By |March 3rd, 2014|

Perimeter sprays: Growers can save money applying pesticides only where they’re most needed.

Stinkbug derails IPM

By |March 3rd, 2014|

Researchers fine-tune methods to control brown marmorated stinkbug.

Stinkbug monitoring tools are a high priority

By |March 3rd, 2014|

Researchers aren’t yet recommending that growers trap for stinkbug.

Be aware of residues from late sprays

By |March 3rd, 2014|

In the future, growers will find pesticide regulations getting tighter, not looser.

The latest on dealing with spider mites in vineyards

By |February 27th, 2014|

Two-spotted spider mite has the capability to develop tolerance to miticides in wine grapes.