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Biological Control of White Grubs

ARTICLES

GENERAL TURFGRASS INFORMATION:

  • Turfgrass Integrated Pest Management
  • Lawn Construction and Maintenance
  • Lawn & Shade Problems and Corrective Measures
  • Thatch Problems and Corrective Measures
  • INSECTS:

  • All About White Grubs Cornell University article 
  • Clover Mites and Their Control
  • Controlling Insects and Common Pests of Lawns 6/10/04
  • Insects and Other Common Pests of Lawns
  • DISEASES:

  • Anthracnose on Turfgrass
  • Brown Patch
  • Dollar Spot
  • Fusarium Root and Crown Rot (Fusarium Blight)
  • Melting-Out and Dreschslera Leaf Spots
  • Powdery Mildew of Turfgrass
  • Pythium Blight
  • Slime Mold
  • Smut and Rust of Turfgrass in Connecticut
  • Summer Patch
  • WEEDS:

  • Moss in Lawns--Causes and Corrective Measures
  • TURF IPM LINKS

  • Water Quality and The Home Landscape - Sustainable Landscaping for the Homeowner [Picture] Feb 2009
  • UMass Extension Turf Program Management Updates
  • UMass Extension Landscape, Nursery & Urban Forestry Program
  • Connecticut DEP Quinnipiac River Watershed ICM/IPM Success Story (this report is a 179 kb .pdf file and requires Adobe Reader.)get acrobat reader
  • UConn IPM Reports to the Connecticut State Legislature
    ( .pdf files require Adobe Reader)
    get acrobat reader
  • OTHER IPM LINKS

    TURF IPM COORDINATOR
    (commercial interests & growers)
    TURF IPM  

     TURF QUESTIONS
     
    (homeowners)

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    1-877-486-6271
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    Turf IPM Educational Opportunities at UConn
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