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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  

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  

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