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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:04:38 +0000
Trap catch for 2014
WNY sweet corn trap network report 7.22.14

Nineteen sites reporting this week. European corn borer numbers are starting to increase again with eight sites reporting ECB-E and four sites reporting ECB-Z. Two of the six sites reporting corn earworm (CEW) were over threshold, indicating a need for a spray, please see the chart at the bottom of this page to determine the correct […]

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:06:50 +0000
7.22.14 Late Blight Update

Late blight has been found in two additional counties (Wyoming and Columbia) in New York, and in eight counties in Pennsylvania.  It’s also been reported in two counties in Maine.  See a map of late blight reports on  Most isolates have been identified as US-23, which is sensitive to mefenoxam, the active ingredient in Ridomil, […]


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