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  1. Stink Bugs in Corn and Soybeans

    Stink Bugs and Their Soybean Obsession, Dr. Cerruti R. R. Hooks Stink Bugs and Corn!, Dr. Cerruti R. R. Hooks Brown Marmorated Stink Bug as a Pest of Corn and Soybeans, Dr. John Tooker Management of the Stink Bug Complex in Delaware Soybean Fields, Bil … Continue reading Stink Bugs in Corn and Soybeans

  2. Slugs in field crops

    Biology and Management of Slugs on Field Crops Slug ID Guide High Residue IPM Working Group (HRIPM) How Well Does Slug Bait Work? Virginia Tech Slug Management in Continuous No-Till, Virginia Tech Effects of Vertical Tillage on Slugs Agronomic Crops In … Continue reading Slugs in field crops

  3. Soybean Cyst Nematode

    Introduction The soybean cyst nematode (Heterodera glycines) is the most significant nematode pest affecting soybeans on Delmarva and in the United States. First detected in Delaware in the fall of 1979, the soybean cyst nematode (SCN) was widespread i … Continue reading Soybean Cyst Nematode

  4. Cereal Rust Mite in Timothy

    J. Whalen & B. Cissel ‐ Revised March 2011 IPM-9 Description Cereal rust mite adults are small measuring less than one millimeter (mm), and for the first time observer a 10‐20X hand lens is needed to see them. The mites are cigar‐shaped and roughly … Continue reading Cereal Rust Mite in Timothy

  5. Winter Grain Mite Management in Small Grains

    Life History and Phenology Updated March 2016 Adult winter grain mite (lateral view) The winter grain mite (WGM), as its name implies, is a cool season pest of small grains and orchard grass. The adult mite is approximately 1 mm long with a dark brown … Continue reading Winter Grain Mite Management in Small Grains