Pest Management

Fertilizer tips to maximize baby tree growth

By |April 12th, 2017|

Nourishing new orchards

Pear psylla, just like spider mites, showing resistance to pesticides

By |April 5th, 2017|

Resistance is inevitable

What’s killing these trees?

By |March 29th, 2017|

Pathologists hope a survey of Northeast apple growers will provide clues in the case of rapid apple decline.

Working safely with Fumitoxin in orchards – A grower’s perspective

By |March 22nd, 2017|

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someonePrint this page

By Sean Gilbert

Gophers and other underground pests can cause significant damage to fruit tree orchards if they are not dealt

Wasps released to eat stink bug eggs

By |March 15th, 2017|

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someonePrint this page

Brown marmorated stink bugs show no signs of stopping their advance in the Pacific Northwest. But last fall, Oregon launched

Leafhopper linked to little cherry disease

By |March 15th, 2017|

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someonePrint this page

The growing incidence of little cherry disease in Pacific Northwest orchards prompted researchers to begin a project last year to

Can earwigs be beneficial in some orchards? – Video

By |March 13th, 2017|

Don’t wig out in bug battle: WSU graduate student set to convince growers how earwigs can be beneficial in some orchards.

Using genetics to create “a birth control pill” for moths

By |March 8th, 2017|

Gene-editing research could lead to new control for codling moth

Cutting-edge technique to keep pathogens away

By |February 28th, 2017|

Rutgers researchers hope gene-editing technology can make wine grapes resistant to downy mildew.

Tips for putting the fight back in fungicide

By |February 23rd, 2017|

WSU extension specialist shares tips to overcome spray resistance.

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someonePrint this page