A Question of Scale (San Jose Scale in Orchards)……........…9
Downy Mildew On Cucurbits in the South……….…...............9
Editors / Contributors Jude Boucher, Commercial Vegetable Crops, UConn Coop. Extension Lorraine Los, Commercial Fruit Crops, UConn Dept. of Plant Science Kristen Wilmer, Research Assistant, UConn Dept. of Plant Science
University of Connecticut Pest Messages Can Help Keep You Prepared
Weekly Vegetable Pest Message--Updated every Friday afternoon from June to September. They are available online at http://www.hort.uconn.edu/ipm/veg/htms/pestmsg.htm or by calling the recorded message at (860) 870-6954.
Weekly Fruit Pest Message--Updated weekly starting in April and continuing at least through primary apple scab season. To receive Fruit Messages by email contact Lorraine Los at (860) 486-6449 or Lorraine.Los@uconn.edu.
They are available online at http://www.hort.uconn.edu/ipm/fruit/htms/appstmsg.htm.
Update for Greenhouse Growers--Updated weekly during seasons of high pest pressure and biweekly during seasons of low pest pressure throughout the year. To receive Greenhouse Updates by email contact Leanne Pundt at (860) 626-6240 or Leanne.Pundt@uconn.edu. They are available online at http://www.hort.uconn.edu/ipm/greenhs/htms/ghsemsg.htm. Note: These pest messages are prepared for commercial growers. Recommendations may not be practical or legal for homeowners.