Information on insect identification and control, including leafminers, spiders, mosquitos, mites, beetles, ticks, cockroaches, termites, wasps, hornets, slugs, earwigs, grubs, aphids, lanternflies, weevils, maggots, centipedes, stinkbugs and IPM.
University Park, PA
Penn State Extension is sponsoring a free information session for members of the green industry, forest products industry and general public. More
Learn more about this invasive pest. More
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced $17.5 million in emergency funding to stop the spread of the spotted lanternfly in southeastern Pennsylvania. More
Christmas tree growers are invited to join us for a day of educational presentations, pesticide updates, and new product information. More
Multiple Options Available
Discussion of the latest updates on the Spotted Lanternfly biology, control, and management in Lehigh County's affected townships. More
Spined stilt bugs are an occasional pest of greenhouse tomatoes that can cause flower and fruit abortion and unsightly feeding damage in mature fruits. More
This school will provide educational information and pesticide license credits for working with Christmas trees, landscapes, and turfgrass. More
World renowned speakers, and over 30 commercial exhibitors, will be present for this day-long Green Industry extravaganza. More
This one-day workshop will provide landscape professionals with update training that will focus on pest, insect, and disease management in turf and woody ornamentals. More
Michael J. Skvarla, Shelby Fleischer, Ph.D.
Yellowmargined leaf beetle (YMLB) (Microtheca ochroloma) is a serious pest of cruciferous crops. More
Julie Urban, Dave Biddinger, Ph.D., Ed Rajotte, Ph.D.
Biology, management and slowing the spread of the spotted lanternfly on grapes and tree fruit in the Mid-Atlantic Region. More
This insect is considered a threat to some crops and many people are working to try to prevent it from spreading. More
To prevent the movement of this insect, avoid moving yard waste such as woody plant debris (fallen trees or branches and tree trimmings) outside the quarantine area. More
Some tips to help you avoid spreading Spotted Lanternfly (SLF) and be in compliance with the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture (PDA) regulations. More
There are various management techniques to consider to destroy or control the Spotted Lanternfly. Learn the recommended methods to use during certain times of the year. More