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Integrated Pest Management Revised:  April 2021 ...
Concepts of IPM Navneet Kaur and Craig Hollingsworth Revised:  March 2021 “Integrated pest management (IPM) is an ecologically-based pest control strategy that relies heavily on natural mortality factors such as natural enemies and weather, and seeks out ...
Biological Control Leonard Coop, Brittany S. Barker, and Joshua Vlach Revised:  March 2021 Introduction Biological control (or biocontrol) is a key component in establishing an ecological and integrated approach to pest management. We define biological ...
Entomopathogenic Nematodes Jana Lee and Amy J. Dreves Revised:  March 2021 Insect-pathogenic, or entomopathogenic nematodes, are a group of soil-dwelling roundworms which only kill insects that live in, on, or near the soil surface, usually closely ...
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Biology and Control of the Garden Symphylan Will Jesse and Amy J. Dreves Revised:  March 2021 Introduction Garden symphylans (Scutigerella immaculata Newport) (GS) are small, white, centipede-like soil arthropods which infest many home gardens and ...
Slug Control Rory Mc Donnell and Nicole Anderson Revised:  March 2021 Slugs are some of the most common and persistent pests of home gardens and commercial crops in western Oregon and Washington, and if left unmanaged can cause significant damage. Slugs ...
Insecticide Resistance Management Revised:  March 2021 What is insecticide resistance? According to Insecticide Resistance Action Committee (IRAC), “a heritable change in the sensitivity of a pest population that is reflected in the repeated failure of a ...