Insects and mites

Is apple clearwing moth on the move?

By |October 17th, 2018|

After infesting orchards in British Columbia, there are indications this pest may have already reached Washington state.

Entomologist joins WSU’s Extension Center in Wenatchee

By |August 31st, 2018|

Tobin Northfield will work to develop sustainable strategies to contain pests that threaten apple, pear, cherry and other fruit crops.

Insect and disease scouting surveys underway

By |July 24th, 2018|

Here's your chance to participate in insect and disease scouting surveys underway in Washington state.

Studying the rot of the problem

By |July 17th, 2018|

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Sour rot can be a frustrating foe in vineyards, but after more than a decade studying it, researcher Wendy McFadden-Smith

Good to Know: Help for managing Oriental fruit moth

By |June 28th, 2018|

OFM damage is on the rise in Washington orchards.

Divide to conquer pests?

By |June 21st, 2018|

Boutique grower credits unconventional trellis system for pest and disease prevention.

Quarantine in New York’s Niagara County for European cherry fruit fly

By |June 14th, 2018|

U.S. officials are taking action to stop the potential spread of an invasive fruit fly that could threaten the cherry crop in New York state.

Promoting native plants in vineyards

By |May 23rd, 2018|

Will they prove worth the trouble for growers?

Pest spotters

By |April 18th, 2018|

Scout teams help growers target, dial in their IPM.

Bees may do better being kept in the dark

By |March 26th, 2018|

CA storage could give bees an edge in the fight against the devastating Varroa mite.

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