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2012-04-20 09:53:09

Azinphos-methyl (AZM) has been the most used insecticide in apple production in the United States since the late 1960s, primarily as a control for the codling moth, but a decision by the EPA to phase out AZM by 2012 signals the end of this product's use by tree fruit growers.

2012-03-15 12:34:04

As acreage of row crops managed with conservation tillage increases, more growers are encountering slugs, elevating their importance as crop pests.

2012-03-15 12:16:54

The coffee berry borer, Hypothenemus hampei (Ferrari), is considered one of the most serious pests in coffee plantations worldwide.

2012-03-15 07:00:00

Lawn care professionals at NaturaLawn of America offer safer, effective organic-based lawn care treatments to minimize crabgrass and grow beautifully green, healthy lawns. Milwaukee,

2012-03-01 11:06:54

The pecan weevil, Curculio caryae (Horn), is a major pest of pecans throughout the southeastern United States, as well as portions of Texas and Oklahoma.

2012-02-13 14:56:42

The southern pine beetle, Dendroctonus frontalis Zimmermann, is a chronic insect pest within pine forests in the southeastern United States.

2012-02-03 12:52:13

A new study recently published in the Journal of Integrated Pest Management (JIPM) explains the best management practices for consideration and adoption by sod producers in the northeastern U.S.

2012-01-18 10:00:00

The 2012 National Pest Management Association’s Eastern Regional Conference, taking place January 18-20, 2012 in Atlantic City, NJ, will feature seminars and lectures given by industry icons.


Word of the Day
meacock
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).