An Integrated Pest Management (IPM) approach is the best way to control cockroaches. Control methods include sanitation, exclusion, and chemical techniques. Learn more here: https://learn.extension.org/events/2334
2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Ticks
Free webinar, learn more here: https://learn.extension.org/events/2845
2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Aphids, Scales, and White Flies
Free webinar, learn more here: https://learn.extension.org/events/2844
2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Urban Landscapes as a Host for Insects
Free webinar, learn more here: https://learn.extension.org/events/2847
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 bug infestations. Moderated by Taylor Vandiver and Marcus Garner, Regional Extension Agents, Alabama Cooperative Extension System.
Learn more here: https://learn.extension.org/events/2851
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 pollinators, their habitats, and ways to preserve them. Moderated by Dani Carroll and Sallie Lee, Regional Extension Agents, Alabama Cooperative Extension System. Click here to login as a guest and participate in the live event.
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Insect pests often inhabit our structures - homes, sheds, businesses. They can be difficult to control especially when they are not identified correctly. Join Elizabeth "Wizzie" Brown, Texas A&M AgriLife as she discusses the identification of often misidentified structural pests.
Participants will learn the basics of identification of slug and snail species in home landscapes. Dr. Mc Donnell will cover current IPM strategies and also share his recent research findings on novel management methods.
Presented by: Dr. Rory Mc Donnell, Assistant Professor, Department of Crop and Soil Science, Oregon State University
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, Clemson University Moderated by Lucy Edwards and Rhonda Britton, Regional Extension Agents, Alabama Cooperative Extension System.
Learn more here: https://learn.extension.org/events/2852
The Bronze Birch Borer is a wood-boring beetle spreading across the Pacific Northwest that can devastate landscape plantings of birch (Betula sp.). Early detection is the key to saving trees, but is not always easy with a pest that spends most of its life inside the tree.
Presented by: Nicole Sanchez, Assistant Professor (Practice), Oregon State University Extension (Klamath County)