Monday, October 18, 2021
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Fall armyworms are semi-tropical species that "fly" north in August and September and attack field crops, especially corn and small grains.

Learn more about Gypsy moth caterpillars, their preferred host and proven management techniques to eliminate the pest.

The West Virginia Department of Agriculture has confirmed a third county, Jefferson, that now hosts the invasive spotted lanternfly.

USDA is announcing its plans for combatting the Asian longhorned beetle in Massachusetts, New York, Ohio and South Carolina in 2021.

Julie Geiss recalls an encounter with a blacklegged tick and shares tips from the Ohio Department of Health to decrease the risk of Lyme disease exposure.

Learn about the latest management tips to combat the spotted lanternfly.

Biological control staff rear four stingless wasp species that are natural enemies of the emerald ash borer.

Research is helping develop strategies to monitor and trap the spotted lanternfly, which is confirmed in 34 Pennsylvania counties and several nearby states.

Avoid ticks by taking precautions when spending time outdoors as the weather warms.

Canada geese offer excellent hunting opportunities, but there has been a negative impact on water quality in ponds that can be attributed to geese.