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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:53:26 +0000
Trap catch for 2014
WNY Sweet Corn Trap Network Report 6.30.15

Eighteen sites reporting this week. European corn borer (ECB)-E was caught at only 2 sites, Hamlin and Lockport. ECB-Z was caught at 5 sites. Corn earworm (CEW) was caught at six sites this week with Eden, Preble, and Waterport numbers high enough to require a 5 or 6 day spray interval. Only Avon caught fall […]

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 18:58:00 +0000
8.15.14 Late Blight Update

This week has been very active for late blight reports, with new reports coming in from multiple counties in New York, as well as reports from Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Maine, and Ontario, Canada.  If you haven’t already, please sign up for alerts on, where you can also see a map of where […]


Abby Seaman
Abby Seaman Vegetables IPM Coordinator
Abby Seaman
Marion Zuefle

Vegetable IPM Educator
Abby Seaman
Betsy Lamb

Greenhouse Vegetable IPM Specialist

Vegetable IPM Working Group

What is a Working Group?
Download Vegetable IPM Research Priorities as a 70k pdf file


CHAIR: Meg McGrath, Long Island Horticultural Research Lab

George Abawi, Plant Pathology, NYSAES, Cornell University

Phil Griffiths, Horticultural Sciences, NYSAES, Cornell University

Christine Hoepting, CCE Orleans County

Julie Kikkert, CCE Ontario County

Keith Perry, Plant Pathology, Ithaca, Cornell University

Stephen Reiners, Horticultural Sciences, NYSAES, Cornell University

Christine Smart, Plant Pathology, Geneva

Maire Ullrich, CCE Orange County

Rich Wildman, Agriculture Consulting Services, Rochester