Sessions Tagged With 'urban integrated pest management'

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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...

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...