Sessions Tagged With 'urban integrated pest management'

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2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Don't Let Bed Bugs Hamper Your Vacation Plans

Friday, December 1, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Taylor Vandiver, Marcus Garner

Holiday travel plans often involve nights spent away from home. Learn practical tips for identifying signs of bed bugs before they hitch hike home with you. Alan Brown, ABC Home & Commercial Services, Austin, TX will discuss ways that travelers can detect and avoid bed...

2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Pantry Pests, Carpet Beetles, and Clothes Moths

Friday, November 3, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Eric Benson, Lucy Edwards

The destruction caused by pantry pests, carpet beetles and clothes moths can be devastating. Knowing the life cycle and how to monitor for these pests is crucial. Learn practical tips for preventing problems from these pests in this webinar presented by Dr. Eric Benson,...

2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: New Invasive Ants To Know About

Friday, October 6, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Timothy Davis, Tim Crow, Eric Schavey, Vicky Bertagnolli

New invasive ant species? Yes, when we think we know about all the ant species, along comes new invasive ants capable of invading our space. Dr. Timothy Davis, University of Georgia Agriculture and Natural Resources, Chatham County Extension Coordinator will introduce to...

2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Meet Our Native Pollinators

Friday, September 1, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Molly Keck, dani carroll, Sallie Lee

Pollinators have been in the news alot in the last couple of years. While many of us are familiar with the European honeybee, we are not so familiar with our native pollinators. Join Molly Keck, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension as she introduces us to some of our native...

2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Drain Flies, House Flies, and Fungus Gnats

Friday, August 4, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Wizzie Brown, Hunter McBrayer, Taylor Vandiver

Insect pests marching around our homes can be puzzling to manage. Especially frustrating is trying to figure out where they are coming from, and their life cycle. In this webinar, Elizabeth "Wizzie" Brown, IPM Program Specialist, Texas A and M Agrilife Extension...

2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Aphids, Scales, and White Flies

Friday, June 2, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Erfan Vafaie, Marcus Garner, Allyson Shabel

Aphids, scales, and whiteflies are pests of many landscape plants. Learn to identify and properly apply IPM techniques using practical, cultural practices to reduce the pressure from these insect pests. Dr. Erfan Vafaie, Extension Program Specialist, Texas A and M Agrilife...

2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: TickSmart Living

Friday, May 5, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Bethany O'Rear, Ellen Huckabay

In this webinar, Dr. Thomas Mather, Professor, University of Rhode Island, (aka "the tick guy") will talk about about an important arachnid, ticks. Ticks that you do and don't see as well as how to protect yourself, your family, and your pets will be discussed. ...

2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Mosquitoes and Insect Borne Diseases

Friday, April 7, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Ellen Huckabay, Lucy Edwards

In this webinar, Dr. Derrick Mathias, Associate Professor, University of Florida, will discuss medically important mosquitoes and mosquito-borne viruses endemic to and threatening the Southeast. Learn about mosquito ecology, virus transmission, signs and symptoms of mosquito...

Avoiding and Remedying Abiotic Injury of Trees

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT

Marion Murray, Utah State UniversityA large percentage of urban trees are affected by abiotic stresses and diseases such as drought, nutrient deficiency, and poor pruning practices. Learn about the effects these stresses have on trees and how to diagnose and mitigate...

2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Protect Your Veggie Harvest From Hungry Insects!

Friday, March 3, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by dani carroll, Mallory Kelley

Many vegetables never make it to the table because hungry insects reach them first. Understanding the different types of insect pest management is key to bringing their populations under control. In this webinar, Zack Snipes, Horticulture Extension Agent, Clemson Cooperative...

2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Don't Let Tramp Ants Take Over Your Home

Friday, February 3, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Karen Vail, Mallory Kelley, David Koon

It's frustrating when ants march into our homes, schools, and buildings. Tramp ants such as Argentine ants and odorous house ants can be very frustrating to deal with especially if we are trying to control them the wrong way. Get a plan! Learn practical tips for preventing...

2016 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Rats, Mice, and Rodenticides

Friday, November 4, 2016 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Tim Crow, David Koon

Many types of rodents may cause problems in home settings. Rats and mice are the most troublesome and potentially harmful rodents infecting our structures. There have also been changes to the types of rodenticides that are available to control these pests. Learn key facts ...

2016 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Home Landscape Sprayer Calibration

Friday, October 7, 2016 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Ellen Huckabay, Taylor Vandiver

Concerns for the preservation of our environment and conservation of resources, as well as the costs associated with pesticides and fertilizers, make it imperative that pesticides and fertilizers be applied correctly. Learn practical tips for calibrating home garden sprayers...

2016 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Snake Identification

Friday, September 2, 2016 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by dani carroll

Snakes are helpful to humans and are a part of our natural environment. It is important that you learn to distinguish venomous and nonvenomous snakes. Learn tips on identification from Katrina Dushaj from the College of Natural Sciences, Colorado State University. ...

2016 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Controlling Roaches Before They Control You

Friday, August 5, 2016 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Mallory Kelley, Lucy Edwards, Janet Hurley, Faith OI

An Integrated Pest Management (IPM) approach is the best way to control cockroaches. Control methods include sanitation, exclusion, and chemical techniques. Successful cockroach control depends on proper identification and good knowledge of the cockroach life-cycle and...