Climate factors, insecticides and natural enemies help limit population booms for brown marmorated stink bug.
Residents and growers asked to report sightings, even from last season.
Wine growers around the globe rely on rootstocks to provide pest resistance, control vigor and help them adapt to site conditions. But for Washington growers who have traditionally planted own-rooted vines, trying to select rootstocks for new plantings in light of recent findings of phylloxera, rootstocks can seem like a bit of a brave new world.
WSU entomologists and industry partners learn about X disease vectors to help the cherry industry optimize management.