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Posts related to Pest News from 2017 (16)

Plant tag indicating a plant has been treated with neonicotinoids. Photo: SDF

Will Neonicotinoids on Milkweed Hurt Monarchs?

Originally posted on ecoipm.org. Monarch butterflies are worth protecting because they have ecological, aesthetic, cultural, and educational values. Monarch abundance …

Cover photo for Monitor Pine Needle Scales

Monitor Pine Needle Scales

Pine needle scales are relatively easy to find and to monitor for crawler activity. Stare at the needles of …

Cover photo for New Regional Pest Management Guide

New Regional Pest Management Guide

A team of University and Extension personnel from around the Southeast has created the 2017 Southeastern US Pest Control …