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Insects

Colorado Potato Beetles are a Mile-High Headache

Entomologists not ready to throw in the towel against nasty pest — Colorado Potato Beetles. The Colorado potato beetle continues to frustrate farmers and take...

Stacked Potato Plants Show CPB Resistance

New potato varieties with stacked genes in them are showing resistance to Colorado potato beetles (CPB), a study by scientists at Nigde Omer Halisdemir...

Study Explains Neonicotinoid Resistance in CPBs

A new study has found when Colorado Potato Beetles (CPBs) receive even small doses of the neonicotinoid pesticide, imidacloprid, it can alter how the...

Monitoring Aphids

Aphids are small (one to four millimetres), soft-bodied sucking insects. Their life cycle is complex and includes both winged and wingless forms. Wingless aphids...

Dip Test Protocol to Determine Neonicotinoid Insecticide Resistance

An important factor in managing insecticide resistance is to know the effectiveness of the product which is going to be applied. This can be...

Monitoring the Black Cutworm

Life Stages: Adult Moths - Eggs - Larvae - Pupa - Adult Moths First Generation: May - June Adult moths do not overwinter in Ontario but...

Colorado Potato Beetles are a Mile-High Headache

Entomologists not ready to throw in the towel against nasty pest — Colorado Potato Beetles. The Colorado potato beetle continues to frustrate farmers and take...

Stacked Potato Plants Show CPB Resistance

New potato varieties with stacked genes in them are showing resistance to Colorado potato beetles (CPB), a study by scientists at Nigde Omer Halisdemir...

Study Explains Neonicotinoid Resistance in CPBs

A new study has found when Colorado Potato Beetles (CPBs) receive even small doses of the neonicotinoid pesticide, imidacloprid, it can alter how the...

Monitoring Aphids

Aphids are small (one to four millimetres), soft-bodied sucking insects. Their life cycle is complex and includes both winged and wingless forms. Wingless aphids...

Dip Test Protocol to Determine Neonicotinoid Insecticide Resistance

An important factor in managing insecticide resistance is to know the effectiveness of the product which is going to be applied. This can be...

Monitoring the Black Cutworm

Life Stages: Adult Moths - Eggs - Larvae - Pupa - Adult Moths First Generation: May - June Adult moths do not overwinter in Ontario but...