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A single brown marmorated stink bug adult and two nymphs were caught near Stevensville, Michigan during the week of Aug. 22-29, 2014.
Posted on August 29, 2014 9:48am by Julianna Wilson
Spotted wing Drosophila numbers continue to rise across the monitoring network. Protect susceptible crops where they are detected.
Posted on August 26, 2014 4:32pm by Julianna Wilson
Presentations and related information from the 2014 Controlled Atmosphere (CA) Storage Clinic, held Aug. 6, are available at the MSU Apples website.
Posted on August 26, 2014 9:49am by Randy Beaudry
Summer fruit harvest continues and grapes are in veraison.
Posted on August 26, 2014 9:22am by Mark Longstroth
No brown marmorated stink bugs were caught during the week of Aug. 15-21, 2014.
Posted on August 22, 2014 1:23pm by Julianna Wilson
Trees with winter injury or drought stress can attract black stem borers. Proper identification, orchard sanitation and timing of control measures using ethanol-baited traps will help minimize its spread.
Posted on August 21, 2014 10:31am by Julianna Wilson
Spotted wing Drosophila numbers continue to rise across the monitoring network. Protect susceptible crops where SWD are detected.
Posted on August 20, 2014 8:20am by Julianna Wilson
Cooler weather has slowed insect and crop development.
Posted on August 19, 2014 3:24pm by Amy Irish-Brown
Paula Red apple harvest is complete at most farms, with Earligold and Zestar coming along quickly.
Posted on August 19, 2014 2:36pm by Bob Tritten
Cherry harvest is winding down in northwest Michigan.
Posted on August 19, 2014 2:12pm by Emily Pochubay