Sessions Tagged With 'entomology'

View Upcoming or Recent sessions

Displaying 1-8 of 8

Meet the New Neighbors: Emerging Pest Issues in Oregon

Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Robin Rosetta

This webinar is part of the 2018 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University Extension.Join Robin Rosetta (OSU Department of Horticulture and OSU Extension) for an introduction to emerging pest issues such as rose stem...

Japanese Beetles in Oregon

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 4:00 pm EDT

Part of the 2017 Oregon Master Gardeners Advanced Training Series. In 2016, Japanese beetles were trapped in high numbers in the Portland area. The Oregon Department of Agriculture is working to eradicate Japanese beetle hot spots in Portland, and OSU Extension is helping with...

Never doubt how a small, thoughtful and committed pollinator habitat (in your garden) can change the world

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 4:00 pm EDT

Part of the 2017 Oregon Master Gardener Advanced Training Series. Pollinator populations are under stress from all sides. Be it from habitat loss and fragmentation, pesticide exposure, or the spread of new diseases, pollinators face many challenges. The good news is that these...

Managing the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug with biological control

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 4:00 pm EDT

Part of the 2017 Oregon Master Gardener Advanced Training series. Ongoing efforts to manage Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) in the Pacific Northwest will benefit from the arrival of the samurai wasp, a specialist parasitoid of BMSB eggs. This presentation will identify...

MANURE ENTOMOLOGY: Manure Management That Won’t “Bug You”

Friday, April 15, 2016 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Jeff Bradshaw, Jamie Cohen

Ever wonder how Mother Nature takes care of her own waste stream? Did you know Scarab Beetles that were worshipped and worn in ancient times as jewelry are actually Dung Eating Beetles? Learn all about nature’s important waste eating bugs (and more) during this webcast....

Getting started with the basics of insect morphology

Monday, April 4, 2016 at 7:00 pm EDT

This program is part of a 23-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2016 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Understanding an insect’s form and features will help you tell friends from enemies and determine how to best deal with them. This session...

Aphid Resistance in Perennial Bioenergy Feedstock

Friday, June 28, 2013 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by F. John Hay

Discovery of Aphid Resistance in Perennial Bioenergy Feedstock. Presented by Kyle Koch, Graduate Student at the University of Nebraska Lincoln; and researcher for the CenUSA Bioenergy Project . Bioenergy Fridays Web Seminar Series is hosted by John Hay, University of...

Under the Scope with Dr. Braman, UGA Entomologist

Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 11:00 am EST

Dr. Kris Braman, UGA Extension Entomologist, Will take us under the microscope to getting a closer look at some of Georgia's insects of ornamentals. When: Tuesday, November 20th 11 am Where: https://www.fuzemeeting.com/fuze/47b253b7/17850327 Cost: Still free Audio: Please...