Pest Control

Dr. Bugs: Can plants influence susceptibility to insecticides?

Answer: You ask a great question. The primary mechanism by which plants can affect insect pests susceptibility to insecticides, or influence the toxic... more »

HRI’s webinar focuses on Ambrosia Beetle management

The Horticultural Research Institute's (HRI) October tHRIve webinar will focus on Ambrosia Beetle management. Research shows that there are effective ... more »

Northeast Greenhouse Conference to Offer Educational Sessions on Biocontrols

Northeast Greenhouse Conference and Expo  — taking place Nov. 3-4, 2021 — will feature educational sessions on using  biological controls. Se... more »

Biological control agents

Releasing Multiple Biological Control Agents

Question: What are your thoughts about releasing more than one biological control agent to regulate an arthropod (insect and/or mite) pest population?... more »

New Biopesticides for Greenhouse Crops

When I started my career, about 40 years ago, biological control was known and studied but not in practice in many parts of agricultural production. T... more »

What Are Pesticide Metabolites?

Question: I oftentimes hear about metabolites of pesticides. What are metabolites and what is their function in killing insect and mite pests? Answ... more »

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GPN recognizes 40 industry professionals under the age of 40 who are helping to determine the future of the horticulture industry. These individuals are today’s movers and shakers who are already setting the pace for tomorrow.
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WorkentineJaclyn
PantojaPitaAlejandro
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ArmstrongJacki
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StokesHans
RuschJared
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