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2016 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Spotted Wing Drosophila

Friday, June 3, 2016 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Hannah Burrack, Mallory Kelley, dani carroll

Spotted Wing Drosophila (SWD, Drosophila suzukii) is an invasive insect pest of both large and small fruit crops. Detected in California in 2008, SWD has been reported across the United States. Learn practical tips of detection and managment of SWD by Dr. Hannah Burrack,...

2016 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Managing Pests of Backyard Pecans

Friday, May 6, 2016 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Taylor Vandiver, Bethany O'Rear

Thousands of mature pecan trees are grown around homes, many with sparse and erratic production. Usually, there is no single reason why a pecan tree fails to produce a crop or produces poor quality nuts. Learn practical tips anout pecan pests and pecan management by Bryan...

2016 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Help pollinators cope with pesticides

Friday, April 1, 2016 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Sallie Lee, dani carroll, Mallory Kelley, Ellen Huckabay, Denise Heubach

Pollinating insects are at risk when pesticides are used carelessly. Learn practical tips for preventing polliniator deaths from pesticides by Jack Rowe, Dr. James Tew, Sallie Lee, and Dani Carroll from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System. Moderated by Mallory Kelley,...

2016 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Kill that queen the first time: tips for making fire ant mound treatments

Friday, March 4, 2016 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Jason Oliver, Lucy Edwards, David Koon, Marcus Garner

Fireant problems start with the Queen! Learn practical tips for fireant mound treatments. Webinar presented by Dr. Jason Oliver from Tennessee State University. Moderated by Lucy Edwards, Marcus Garner, and David Koon, Regional Extension Agents, Alabama Cooperative Extension...

2016 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Don't Let the Insects Eat Your Vegetables

Friday, February 5, 2016 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Ayanava Majumdar, Hunter McBrayer, Eric Schavey, Allyson Shabel

It's frustrating when insects attack our vegetables. Learn practical tips for preventing problems from these pests in this webinar presented by Dr. Ayanava Majumdar, Extension Specialist, Auburn University and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System. Moderated by Hunter...

2015 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Wildlife in the Backyard - a Double-edged Sword

Friday, December 4, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Scott Hygnstrom, Gerald McQueen, dani carroll

It is wonderful to have wildlife in your backyard until that wildlife damages your plants, disfigures your lawn, or invades your house. In this webinar Dr. Scott Hygnstrom from the University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point will explain how to minimize problems from small mammals...

2015 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Let's Beat the Bug! New Things to Know About Bed Bugs

Friday, November 6, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Nelson D. Wynn, Chris Becker

Dr. Stephen Kells and Amelia Shindelar from the University of Minnesota have created "Let's Beat the Bug" an award winning resource for information on bed bugs. In this webinar Ms. Shindelar will teach you practical tips for preventing bed bug problems. Moderated...

2015 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Keep Ants and Cockroaches from Ruining Your Holidays

Friday, October 2, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Wizzie Brown, Willie Datcher, Lucy Edwards

Cockroaches and ants! We don't want them in our houses. Learn practical tips for preventing problems from these pests in this webinar presented by Elizabeth "Wizzie" Brown from Texas A&M AgriLife Extension. Moderated by Willie Datcher and Lucy Edwards,...

2015 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Bees, Wasps and Hornets - They're all Different

Friday, September 4, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by David Koon, Lucy Edwards, Charles Ray

Is it a wasp, a bee, or a hornet? Why do I care? Dr. Charles Ray of Auburn University will explain the difference between these creatures, and give practical tips for preventing hornets, yellow jackets and other wasps from ruining your next picnic. Moderated by David Koon ...

2015 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Management of Japanese Beetles and Other White Grubs

Friday, August 7, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by kenneth creel, Bethany O'Rear

Japanese beetles and other white grubs attack the roots of lawns and other turf grass areas. Then, as adults, they can eat your favorite plants in the garden and landscape. This webinar presented by Dr. J. C. Chong from Clemson University will provide the information you need...

2015 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Insect-borne Diseases Affecting People

Friday, June 5, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Nathan Burkett-Cadena, Chris Becker, David Koon

Malaria, dengue fever, Chagas disease and river blindness are just a few of the diseases that insects can spread to people. Learn about these diseases, the insects that transmit them and your risk of infection in this webinar presented by Dr. Nathan Burkett-Cadena from the...

2015 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Beneficial Garden Helpers

Friday, May 1, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Mallory Kelley, Ellen Huckabay, Kris Braman

Learn about the helpful insects in your garden and landscape in this webinar presented by Dr. Kris Braman from the University of Georgia. Dr. Braman will explain how to encourage the predators and parasitoids in your backyard. Moderated by Mallory Kelley and Ellen Huckabay,...

2015 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Common Termites of the Southern United States - Biology, Behavior, and Management

Friday, April 3, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Robert Puckett, Mallory Kelley, Ellen Huckabay

Learn about how termites live and why they cause problems for people in this webinar presented by Dr. Robert Puckett from Texas A&M AgriLife Extension. Dr. Puckett will explain how to reduce your risk of having termite problems, and what to do if you find them attacking...

2015 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Fire Ant Management Using Baits

Friday, March 6, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Fudd Graham, Vicky Bertagnolli, Bethany O'Rear, Charles Pinkston

Learn how to make the biology of fire ants work for you not against you. This webinar presented by Dr. Lawrence "Fudd" Graham from Auburn University will discuss fire ant baits and other control methods. It will also provide the latest information on the Pseudacteon...

2015 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Pesticide Strategy - the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Friday, February 6, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Kaci Buhl, Charles Pinkston, dani carroll

Pesticides are useful tools if we use them properly. Improper use can harm the user and the environment and lead to secondary pest outbreaks. Learn how to use pesticides safely and effectively in this webinar presented by Kaci Buhl from Oregon State University. Moderated by...