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Pest Management

Fumigant License Training

Fumigant License Training (Category F) Friday, March 3, 2017 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Franklin County Cooperative Extension Annex Fumigant training is required every …

Natural Mosquito Control

2014 is turning out to be a good year for mosquitoes. Warm weather and occasional heavy rain allow for …

Cover photo for Those Pesky Japanese Beetles!

Those Pesky Japanese Beetles!

It is that time of year again when Japanese beetles are flying around and devouring plant material. We have …

Cover photo for What's Bugging You?

What's Bugging You?

Not All Insects Should “Bug” You Gardeners normally wage what seems a never-ending battle with insects, mites and other so-called …

Recent Publications related to Pest Management

Cucurbit Downy Mildew

This factsheet covers downy mildew disease in cucurbits, including identification, transmission and disease management and …

Appendix C. Diagnostic Tables

This appendix from the Extension Gardener Handbook includes tables to help gardeners identify common problems …

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Appendix B. Pesticides and Pesticide Safety

This appendix from the Extension Gardener Handbook will help readers to understand the impact of …

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17. Organic Gardening

This organic gardening chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook provides systematic approach to fertilization, soil, …

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8. Integrated Pest Management (IPM)

This integrated pest management (IPM) chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook familiarizes readers with a …

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4. Insects

This insects chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook will teach readers to identify insects, understand …

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Tips on Selecting Pest Control Services

Pest management involves more than just applying pesticides. This publication provides advice on how to …

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Termites - Treating Houses with Wells, Cisterns or Foundation Drains

This publication discusses the potential dfficulties and options for treating termite-infested buildings that have wells, …

2 weeks agoWood-Damaging Pests