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Millipede Migration

The hot dry weather has caused millipedes to move in search of moister areas which often means they crawl …

Millipede on house siding

Millipede Migration

The hot dry weather has caused millipedes to move in search of moister areas which often means they crawl …

Hundreds of midges resting on the window of a home

Non-Biting Midges Emerging

Chironomid midges (“fuzzy bills”) are emerging in large numbers from ponds, lakes as well as the rivers feeding into …

Pest Scouting in Your Garden

As the season gets warmer and our crops grow larger often pest problems start to appear. The best way …

Female carpenter bee drilling hole in spindle

Carpenter Bee Activity

Carpenter bee activity is on the increase. The activity near the end of March and early April was mostly …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

Controlling Mite Pests in Earthworm Beds

This publication discusses keeping mite pests at bay in worm beds for vermicomposting.

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Figure 1. Gall on white oak.

Galls on Oaks

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of gall wasps, a cause of …

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Entomolphthora fungus causes seedcorn maggot flies

Fungus-Infected Seedcorn Maggot Flies

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of fungus-infected seedcorn maggot flies, an …

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flower thrips

Flower Thrips

This Entomology Insect Note describes flower thrips, insect pests of grasses and flowering plants.

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Phaelenopsis mites

False Spider Mites

This Entomology Insect Note describes false spider mites, insect pests ornamental, fruit and vegetable crops.

Fall webworm moth

Fall Webworm

This Entomology Insect Note discusses the biology and control of the fall webworm.

Female fall cankerworm moth on bark.

Fall Cankerworm

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of fall cankerworms, an insect pest …

Euonymus scale females have oystershell-shaped armor.

Euonymus Scale

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of euonymus scale, insect pests of …