August 22, 2016
How To ID And Manage Black Aphids In Chrysanthemums
Growers in Michigan have recently been reporting a higher presence of this pest. Here are some tips on how to control it.
August 22, 2016
Cannabis Group Stays Focused On Consistent Standards For Crop Protection
The Foundation of Cannabis Unified Standards (FOCUS), is an independent, third-party, not-for-profit organization, is in the process of developing cannabis-specific standards for everything from cultivation and extraction to packaging and retail.
August 21, 2016
Three Diseases To Watch For In Cannabis Production
The development of root rot, powdery mildew, and leaf septoria can damage cannabis to the point of complete crop loss.
August 18, 2016
Vestaron Planning For More Research And Development Of New Bioinsecticides
On the heels of launching Spear-T, its first bioinsecticide, Vestaron has received additional financing that will be used to develop new products with new modes of action.
August 17, 2016
New Organic Mycoinsecticide From BioWorks Now Registered In Every State
BioWorks’ Mycotrol can be used to manage whitefly, thrips, aphids, and other insects in greenhouses and nurseries.
August 12, 2016
How You Can Control Downy Mildew In Coleus, Roses, And Other Crops
Downy mildew diseases are potentially devastating to ornamental crops and at the very least can cause unsightly damage. Check out the latest research and recommendations for preventing it.
August 4, 2016
Horticulturist And Entomologist Jen Browning To Speak At The 2016 Farwest Show
Browning will discuss the use of nematodes in managing pests in greenhouses and nurseries.
July 25, 2016
How You Can Stop Aphids By Understanding Their Interactions With Plants
Knowing which aphids target which crops and how aphids colonize and move on plants goes a long way toward setting up an effective management plan.
June 21, 2016
New Mode Of Action From BASF Offers Deeper Disease Control
When it comes to disease control, you need all the help you can get. BASF recently hosted growers, Extension personnel, and trade media to present its newest fungicide with two active ingredients, offering dual modes of action.
June 4, 2016
New Biocontrols Provide Effective Pest Control In Greenhouses
Biological chemistry manufacturers have introduced several new products recently that offer a range of insect and disease management options. Here’s a look at some of them.