Archive for 'Effective Scouting'

June 16, AppleTalk Call Summary

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AppleTalk Conference Call Summary Tuesday, June 16, 2015, 8:00 – 9:00 AM Guest speaker: Larry Gut, Michigan State University, Tree Fruit Entomology Presenter: John Aue, Threshold IPM Moderator: Peter Werts, IPM Institute of North America; questions or comments, pwerts@ipminstitute.org June 16th Call download: Click Here Agenda Sun scald Damage could be a result of UV […]

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June 9, AppleTalk Call Summary

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June 9, AppleTalk Call Summary AppleTalk Conference Call Summary Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 8:00 – 9:00 AM Presenter: John Aue, Threshold IPM Moderator: Peter Werts, IPM Institute of North America; questions or comments, pwerts@ipminstitute.org June 9th Call download: Click Here Apple scab Many orchards are clean and free of scab. Scab that has been observed […]

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May 26, AppleTalk Call Summary

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AppleTalk Conference Call Summary Tuesday, May 26, 2015, 8:00 – 9:00 AM Presenter: John Aue, Threshold IPM Moderator: Peter Werts, IPM Institute of North America; questions or comments, pwerts@ipminstitute.org May 26th Call download: Click Here Agenda 1. Discuss apple scab pressure and effects of Memorial weekend infection period (15 Minutes) 2. Current status of plum […]

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August 12, AppleTalk Call Summary

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AppleTalk Conference Call Summary Tuesday, August 12th, 2014, 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Presenter: John Aue, Threshold IPM. Moderator: Peter Werts, IPM Institute of North America; questions or comments, pwerts@ipminstitute.org August 12th Call download: Click Here Pre-harvest scouting priorities Secondary insect pests minute 4:00 If under control, secondary pests, e.g., white apple leaf hopper, obliquebanded leafroller […]

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June 24, AppleTalk Call Summary

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AppleTalk Conference Call Summary Tuesday, June 24th, 2014, 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Presenter: John Aue, Threshold IPM. Moderator: Peter Werts, IPM Institute of North America; questions or comments, pwerts@ipminstitute.org June 24th call download: Click here Fire blight  5:00 Fire blight is beginning to show as shoot blight in many orchards.  Removing, i.e., breaking-off or pruning, strikes […]

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June 3, AppleTalk Call Summary

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AppleTalk Conference Call Summary Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014, 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Presenter: John Aue, Threshold IPM. Moderator: Peter Werts, IPM Institute of North America; questions or comments, pwerts@ipminstitute.org June 3rd Call download: Click Here Tree phenology Orchards from the Twin Cities to Green Bay are at petal fall while growers further south are close […]

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May 27, AppleTalk Call Summary

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AppleTalk Conference Call Summary Tuesday, May 27th, 2014, 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Presenter: John Aue, Threshold IPM. Moderator: Peter Werts, IPM Institute of North America; questions or comments, pwerts@ipminstitute.org May 27th Call download: Click here Tree phenology Orchards in southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois are nearing petal fall.  In the Upper Mississippi River Valley, trees […]

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May 20, AppleTalk Call Summary

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AppleTalk Conference Call Summary Tuesday, May 20th, 2014, 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Presenter: John Aue, Threshold IPM. Moderator: Peter Werts, IPM Institute of North America; questions or comments, pwerts@ipminstitute.org Guest Speaker: Phil Schwallier, Michigan State University May 20th Call download: Click Here Phil Schwallier, Michigan State University, will join us to discuss foliar feeding and thinning. Tree Phenology Orchards in southern Wisconsin […]

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July 16 Apple Talk Conference Call Summary

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Apple Talk Conference Call Summary Tuesday July 16th, 8:00 – 9:00 Presenters: John Aue, Threshold IPM. Moderator: Peter Werts, IPM Institute of North America; questions or comments, pwerts@ipminstitute.org. July 16th Call download Here Michigan State University Crop Advisory Team Alert: Imidacloprid labels need to be read closely prior to application. Multiple insecticide products contain the […]

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IPM Conference Call: July 17, 2012

Posted on 18. Jul, 2012 by .

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The big topic today was heat — heat and drought. John discussed the evidence he’s seen in the field of the weather’s effect on a wide range of insects, including on ones that we’re seeing in apple trees for the first time ever. Download the recording and read the full transcript here. Also, be sure to check out the many articles referenced inside.

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