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Photo of mole coming out of the ground

Moles and Voles

Many of us are busy working on our lawns. You may have noticed that we are not the only …

Male (left) and female gypsy moths, Lymantria dispar.

Gypsy Moth

The gypsy moth caterpillars are serious pests of forest and shade trees, as well as a nuisance to people. …

Cicada

The Song of the Cicada

Cicadas are unique insects that are known for their song. Male cicadas sing out to find their mate. They …

Backrubber parasite control mixture demonstration

Pest Control From the Past

With the introduction of the Asian Longhorned Tick to our state, we need to take a look back to …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

Dorsal view llustration of a Culex erraticus mosquito

Mosquito Control for Stormwater Facilities

This factsheet provides a review of strategies for designing and maintaining stormwater facilities to limit …

5 days agoUrban Waterways
Figure 1. Immature cottony cushion scale insects.

Cottony Cushion Scale

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of cottony cushion scale, an insect …

Figure 1. Euonymus bush infested with euonymus scale.

Armored Scale Identification and Management on Ornamental Plants

This Entomology Insect Note discusses how to identify and manage common armored scale insects that …

Citrus mealybugs

Mealybugs

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of mealybugs, an insect pest of …

 larger elm leaf beetle

Larger Elm Leaf Beetle

The larger elm leaf beetle is 3/8 to 5/8 inches long. It is orange with …

Aphid.

Aphids on Ornamental Landscape Plants

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of aphid pests of ornamental trees, …

Figure 1. Columbine damage by leafminer flies.

Leafminer Flies

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of leafminer flies, an insect pest …

Figure 1. Hemispherical scale.

Hemispherical Scale

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of hemispherical scale, an insect pest …