Integrated Pest Management (IPM) in Apple Orchards

Regular field scouting and weather monitoring are key to achieving the production goals of conserving soil and water, reducing pesticide use, and being good, responsible employers. In this short video, you will learn some basic orchard scouting principles for a common disease – apple scab – and also mite pests and beneficials.

For additional information on scouting orchards for insect and mite pests and beneficials, read Integrated Pest Management in Orchards. For a Spanish version of the video, visit Resources in Spanish.

Contact Information

Tara Baugher
  • Extension Educator, Tree Fruit
Phone: 717-334-6271 x314