Search results for: “homeowners guide to pests of peaches plums and pecans”

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    This publication discusses silverfish and firebrats and the proper control to rid them of your home. Significant damage occurs only if there is a large population present for a long...
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    Aphids often called "plant lice" can be a problem in Texas landscapes by feeding on agricultural and horticultural crops. This publication discusses the identification and lifecycle, damage to plants, common...
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    The red imported fire ant, Solenopsis Invicta Buren (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) is a serious pest throughout the eastern two-thirds of Texas and a nuisance that interferes with our daily lives. With...
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    Many home remedies, products, and treatments could be considered ‘organic.’ However, several state and federal agencies and some organizations now offer ‘organic’ standards to certify products. This publication discusses different...
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    Protecting elm trees in from elm bark beetle is crucial on the Texas high plains. This publication will provide you with the knowledge to recognize, understand, and manage the bark...
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    Many insects feed and make their homes in the bark, trunks, and branches of shade trees and shrubs in Texas. Insect borers belong to several different insect groups including a...
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    The Texas Plant Virus Diagnostic Laboratory focuses on the diagnosis of plant viruses through the testing of plants and insect tissue samples for known and novel viral agents. The lab...
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    The Plant Pathology and Microbiology (PLPM) Extension program provides applicable and essential services through subject-matter experts of plant health management, plant diseases, plant-microbe interactions and the environmental sciences. Specialists are...
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    This Excel file has several spreadsheets that are designed to provide tools to aid in determining application rates and costs for herbicides, insecticides, and adjuvants (surfactants) commonly used in the...
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    These directions correspond with the Excel spreadsheet titled "Herbicide and Insecticide Cost Per Acre Spreadsheet" (ANSC-PU-430). The Excel file has several spreadsheets that are designed to provide tools to aid...