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Monarch Butterfly Migration Update

Monarch Butterflies Kristen Baum, OSU Professor of Integrative Biology, gives us an update on the Monarch Migration and the mowing studies on Highway 51. Airdate (10/17/20) #4716 Questions? To…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 15th, 2020 0  

Mealybug Destroyers in Greenhouses

Mealybug Destroyer We talk with Greenhouse Manager, Holly Pasmore, to test out how biological controls are used in the new Teaching Greenhouses at OSU. Airdate (10/17/20) #4716 Questions? To…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 15th, 2020 0  

Catch Bugs in Your Garden with these Traps!

We visit Extension Specialist, Andrine Shufran, in the special bug garden at the OSU Insect Adventure and take a look at the various bug traps you can place in your garden to see some interesting…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 15th, 2020 0  

Fighting Squash Bugs with Row Covers

OSU Area Horticulturist, Jim Shrefler, gives an update on the squash row cover trial to fight against squash bugs in the West Watkins Research and Extension Center in Lane, Oklahoma. Airdate…

From  Elizabeth Brock on September 17th, 2020 0  

Take Precautions Against Emerald Ash Borer

In Oklahoma City we talk with Riley Coy, a Service Forester, to see how the city government is working with the Oklahoma Forestry Services to prepare for the Emerald Ash Borer in order to maintain a…

From  Elizabeth Brock on June 29th, 2020 0  

Fighting the Infamous Plum Curculio

OSU Extension Pecan, Grape, and Fruit Specialist, Becky Carroll, is in the orchard to monitor the infamous insect plum curculio, Conotrachelus nenuphar, in our peaches. In Oklahoma, this weevil is…

From  Elizabeth Brock on May 1st, 2020 0  

SUNUP: Spiders: Good and Bad

Andrine Shufran says there are more to black widow and brown recluse spiders than you may think.

From  Kurtis Hair on March 6th, 2018 0