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    • Alerta de Plagas: Mosca Linterna con Manchas Lycorma deliculata 

      Day, Eric R.; Pfeiffer, Douglas G.; Dellinger, Theresa A.; Bergh, J. Christopher; Sastre, Beth (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2018-05-30)
      Discusses the Spotted Lanternfly, an insect pest recently discovered in Virginia. Also describes its life cycle, hosts, and crop damage.
    • Bluegrass Billbug Pest Management in Orchardgrass 

      Kuhn, William; Youngman, R. R. (Roger Ray); Laub, Curtis A., 1955-; Love, Kenner; Mize, Timothy (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2019-02-04)
      Describes life cycle of Sphenophorus parvulus and its damage to Dactylis glomerata. Also describes methods for monitoring and management of this pest.
    • Buck Moth 

      Dellinger, Theresa A.; Day, Eric R. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2017-12-21)
      Describes the buck moth (Hemileuca maia), its life cycle, habitat, distribution, and caterpillar food plants.
    • Compact soil sampling strategy for white grubs 

      Laub, Curtis A., 1955-; Youngman, R. R. (Roger Ray); Jordan, Tim A.; Kuhar, Thomas Patrick, 1969- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2018-12-19)
      Describes a soil sampling method for beetle grubs, and discusses advantages of the compact sampling method.
    • Cutworms In The Home Garden 

      Day, Eric R.; Kuhar, Thomas Patrick, 1969- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2017-12-12)
      Provides information about cutworms, crop damage they cause, and cultural, biological and chemical methods of controlling these garden pests.
    • Darkling Beetles and Mealworms 

      Dellinger, Theresa A.; Day, Eric R. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2018-06-25)
      Discusses darkling beetles, their life cycle, habitat, and means of control for a few pest species.
    • Economic Pests of Turfgrass, Identification Guide 

      Kamminga, Katherine; Kuhar, Thomas Patrick, 1969-; Shetlar, David J.; Brandenburg, R. L.; Laub, Curtis A., 1955- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2018-01-31)
      This document is an identification guide to pests that can cause significant damage to lawns and turf.
    • Flea Beetle Control for Home Gardens 

      Day, Eric R.; Kuhar, Thomas Patrick, 1969- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2017-12-05)
      Discusses life cycle, damage to plants, and methods for controlling flea beetles in home gardens.
    • Flea Beetles Attacking Eggplant in Virginia 

      Mason, James A. C.; Kuhar, Thomas Patrick, 1969- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2018-04-11)
      Describes two species of flea beetle, Epitrix fuscula and E. hirtipennis, that can damage eggplant. Also describes their life cycle, damage, and chemical and non-chemical means of control.
    • Ground Beetles 

      Dellinger, Theresa A.; Day, Eric R. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2017-12-13)
      Provides information about carabid beetles, their life history, damage and control. Most species are not harmful to crop plants, some species, in fact, are beneficial. Two species are listed as crop pests, Stenolophus ...
    • Hunting Billbug Pest Management in Orchardgrass 

      Kuhn, William; Youngman, R. R. (Roger Ray); Laub, Curtis A., 1955-; Love, Kenner; Mize, Timothy (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2019-02-04)
      Describes the hunting billbug, its distribution and life cycle, and types of damage to orchard grass. Also details methods of monitoring and management of this pest.
    • Insect and Mite Pests of Boxwood 

      Day, Eric R. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2019-04-03)
      Describes three pests that commonly attack boxwood, their life cycles, and means of control.
    • Insect Pests of Potatoes in Home Gardens 

      Day, Eric R.; Kuhar, Thomas Patrick, 1969- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2017-12-13)
      Discusses three insect pests of potato plants: Colorado Potato Beetle, Potato Leafhopper, and Potato Tuberworm, their life histories, distribution, and methods for controlling them.
    • Mid-Atlantic Guide to the Insect Pests and Beneficials of Corn, Soybean, and Small Grains 

      Herbert, D. Ames (David Ames), 1949-; Malone, Sean M., 1970-; Dively, Galen; Greene, Jeremy K.; Tooker, John; Whalen, Joanne; Youngman, R. R. (Roger Ray) (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2018-11-13)
      Offers brief descriptions and photos of common insect bests and beneficial insects in corn, soybean, and small grain crops in the mid-Atlantic region.
    • Millipedes 

      Day, Eric R. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2019-04-10)
      Discusses millipedes, their life cycles, and ways to control them if they infest mulched areas, and the basement and other places in the home.
    • Pest Alert: Spotted Lanternfly Lycorma delicatula 

      Day, Eric R.; Pfeiffer, Douglas G.; Dellinger, Theresa A.; Bergh, J. Christopher (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2018-02-21)
      This document offers information about the Spotted Lanternfly, its recent discovery in Virginia, and its life history, and likely impact on crops and trees in the state.
    • Pest Alert: Spotted Lanternfly, Lycorma delicatula 

      Day, Eric R.; Dellinger, Theresa A.; Pfeiffer, Douglas; Sutphin, Mark; Bergh, J. Christopher (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2018-11-12)
      Provides information about the Spotted Lanternfly, and its potential crop impact in Virginia. Also provides information about submitting a sample specimen.
    • Pest Management Guide: Home Grounds and Animals, 2018 

      Close, David; Latimer, Joyce G. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2018-03-19)
      Provides the latest recommendations for controlling diseases, insects, and weeds for home grounds and animals.
    • Pest Management Guide: Home Grounds and Animals, 2019 

      Latimer, Joyce G.; Close, David (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2019-01-18)
      Provides the latest recommendations for controlling diseases, insects, and weeds for home grounds and animals.
    • Poison Ivy: Leaves of Three? Let it be! 

      Goerlich, Daniel L.; Latimer, Joyce G. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2017-12-21)
      Describes three species of Toxicodendron, commonly known as poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac. All three species can cause skin rashes.