September 11, 2017
Crape Myrtle Bark Scaleto be targeted by $3.3 million grant to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension
Crapemyrtle pest to be targeted by $3.3 million grant to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension
Posted: 11 Sep 2017 06:46 AM PDT
Writer: Kathleen Phillips, 979-845-2872, firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact: Dr. Mengmeng Gu, 979-845-8567, email@example.com
COLLEGE STATION — The most popular flowering shrub in
May 1, 2017
Southern Pine Beetle Biology, Ecology, and Management Webinar
You can view this on-demand webinar at any time.
This on-demand webinar covers basic biology, ecology, and management of the southern pine beetle (SPB). While the focus of the webinar will be the southeastern U.S., attention will
May 1, 2017
Sentinel Pest Network and Invaders of Texas Species Workshops in Texas
Invaders of Texas workshops train volunteers to become citizen scientists to detect and report invasive species. Workshops, which are free, include information on the Sentinel Pest Network, which serves to increase the awareness and early detection of the Emerald Ash
July 26, 2016
Cicada Killer Wasps
These large (1-1/3- to 1-5/8-inch long) wasps fly slowly above the ground. Cicada killers have a black body with yellow marks across the thorax and abdomen. Wings are reddish-orange.
Although these wasps are huge, they usually ignore people. Males may act
May 24, 2016
Emerald Ash Borer Found in Texas
May 23, 2016—COLLEGE STATION, Texas—The invasive emerald ash borer (EAB) beetle that has killed tens of millions of ash trees across the U.S. has been detected in Texas. State and federal agencies are preparing people and communities with information, education
February 17, 2016
Webinar series will help distinguish insect pests from welcome guests
AUSTIN – What bug is that – and should I leave it alone? It’s a question people often ask themselves when they see a tiny, crawling creature wandering around their lawn, garden or walkway.
A series of webinars on good and
February 10, 2016
How to Manage Oak Wilt in Texas
There are three primary approaches used for oak wilt management in Texas. Successful control usually depends on an integrated program incorporating measures from all three approaches. The first approach attempts to prevent the formation of new oak wilt infection centers
December 24, 2015
Giant Asian Dodder – Houston
If you see this, hit the button on the right and let us know! This is a very serious exotic invasive pest.
An exotic parasitic plant known as giant Asian dodder has recently been introduced into Texas and threatens a variety