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Results of the 2007
Extension and Research Projects

These are links to abstracts of completed projects. Each is in turn linked to a pdf of the entire document.

Projects by Commodity: Links by title to project abstracts.

Livestock and Field Crops

Ornamentals and Turfgrass

Vegetables

Fruit

Community

Program-wide


Livestock and Field Crops

Field Crops

Agronomics and Economics of potato leafhopper (PLH)-resistant alfalfa intercropped with perennial forage grass for PLH control

J. Hansen, Senior Research Associate, Plant Breeding and Genetics, Cornell University

J.K. Waldron, NYS IPM

J. Losey, Professor of Entomology, Cornell University

D. Viands, , Professor of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Cornell University

J. Hanchar, Extension Associate, Cornell University

Determining the impact of an IPM educational effort to field crop producers

J.K. Waldron, NYS IPM

NYS Field Crops Weekly Pest Report- Evaluation 2007

K. Wise, NYS IPM

J. Dennis, NYS IPM

J.K. Waldron, NYS IPM

On-Farm Soybean IPM Education Programs: Cultivating Enhanced Soybean Management

J. Dennis, NYS IPM

K. Wise, NYS IPM

J.K. Waldron, NYS IPM

The 2007 New York On-Farm Soybean Rust / Soybean Aphid Monitoring Network

G. Bergstrom, Cornell University, Department of Plant Pathology, Ithaca

M. McKellar, Cornell University, Department of Plant Pathology, Ithaca

J.K. Waldron, NYS IPM

 

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Livestock/Poulty

Evaluation of Two Parasitoids in Dairy Calf Greenhouses

D. Rutz, Department of Entomology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

J.K. Waldron, NYS IPM

Expanding Livestock Integrated Pest Management in the Northeast: An IPM Training Opportunity for Northeast US Animal Agriculture Industry Personnel

J.K. Waldron, NYS IPM

P. Kaufman, Cornell University, Department of Entomology, Ithaca,

D. Rutz, Cornell University, Department of Entomology, Ithaca,


 
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Ornamentals and Turfgrass

Greenhouse

Greenhouse IPM Advancement

G. Couch, NYS IPM

E. Lamb, NYS IPM

B. Eshenaur, NYS IPM

Increasing use of biocontrol in NYS greenhouses with a producer-based biocontrol mentoring network (Year 1) – NY Farm Viability Institute Grant

E. Lamb, NYS IPM

B. Eshenaur, NYS IPM

G. Couch, NYS IPM

Survey of IPM practice adoption in New York State greenhouses

E. Lamb, NYS IPM

B. Eshenaur, NYS IPM

G. Couch, NYS IPM

The New York IPM E-Newsletter for Ornamental Crops

B. Eshenaur, NYS IPM

E. Lamb, NYS IPM

G. Couch, NYS IPM

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Nursery

Alternative Herbicide Trials

M. Walker, NYS IPM

E. Lamb, NYS IPM

B. Eshenaur, NYS IPM

Christmas Tree IPM Practices - Survey

G. Couch, NYS IPM

E. Lamb, NYS IPM

B. Eshenaur, NYS IPM

Nursery IPM Practices - Survey

B. Eshenaur, NYS IPM

E. Lamb, NYS IPM

G. Couch, NYS IPM

Weed Suppressive Groundcovers

B. Eshenaur, NYS IPM

E. Lamb, NYS IPM

G. Couch, NYS IPM

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Turfgrass

Development of Velvet Bentgrass Sod as an Environmentally Compatible Turfgrass less Reliant on Fertilizers and Pesticides

F. Rossi, Dept. Horticulture, Cornell Univ.

Meadow Project at the Technology Farm

T. Flower, Empire State College, NY

E. Lamb, NYS IPM

B. Eshenaur, NYS IPM

TracTurf: Software for Documentation of Pest Management Practices

J. Grant, NYS IPM

J. Carroll, NYS IPM

D. Marvin, NYS IPM

 


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Vegetables

Curcurbits

Powdery Mildew Tolerant Pumpkin Variety Trials

J. Mishanec, NYS IPM

C. Bornt, Cornell Cooperative Extension, Capital District Vegetable Program

Mixed Vegetables

Developing farmers’ skills and confidence in the use of Trichogramma ostriniae for European corn borer control in sweet corn, peppers, and potatoes

A. Seaman, NYS IPM

R. Hazzard, Dept Plant Soil and Insect Science, University of Massachusetts

T. Kuhar , Virginia Tech Eastern Shore AREC

M. Hoffmann, Department of Entomology, Cornell University

Use of the “Integrated Crop and Pest Management Guidelines for Commercial Vegetable Production” Website

C. Petzoldt, NYS IPM

Onions

Developing a Biocompatible Management Strategy for Onion Maggot Flies

B. Nault, Dept. of Entomology, NYSAES-Geneva

J. Nyrop, Dept. of Entomology, NYSAES-Geneva

Potatoes

New York Potato Promotion

J. Mishanec, NYS IPM

Organic Potato Variety Trials 2007

J. Mishanec, NYS IPM

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Snap Beans

Vegetable Management Systems: Soil Health Assessment and the Effect on Snap Bean Yield and Soil Fungal Pathogen Community

G. Abawi, Dept. of Plant Pathology, NYSAES, Cornell University, Geneva, NY

B. Gugino, Dept. of Plant Pathology, NYSAES, Cornell University, Geneva, NY

J. Ludwig, Dept. of Plant Pathology, NYSAES, Cornell University, Geneva, NY

C. Petzoldt, NYS IPM

Sweet Corn

2007 Western New York Sweet Corn Pheromone Trap Network

A. Seaman, NYS IPM

Tomatoes

Use of Plant Activators to Control Common Diseases of Tomato

C. Smart, Department of Plant Pathology, NYSAES


 

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Fruit

Grapes

Developing Information Transfer Methods to Assist New Growers and Increase Efficiency, Diversity and Profitability in Bulk Juice Operations

T. Weigle, NYS IPM

T. Bates, Department of Horticulture, NYSAES,

Development and delivery of Alternative Management Strategies for Eastern US Vineyards

T. Weigle, NYS IPM

R. Isaacs, Department of Entomology, Michigan State University

G. Loeb, Department of Entomology, Cornell University

M. Saunders, Department of Entomology, Penn State University

Putting a Face on the NYS Grape IPM Program and Lake Erie Regional Grape Program Extension Team - A Multi-pronged Approach to Information Transfer

T. Weigle, NYS IPM

A. Muza, Penn State Cooperative Extension, Lake Erie Regional Grape Program


 

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Small Fruit

Integrating Weed Management Options in Strawberries (Year 2)

R. Bellinder, Department of Horticulture, Cornell Univ.

Survey of blueberry canker and dieback diseases in New York plantings

J. Carroll, NYS IPM

The Use of Semiochemicals by Tarnished Plant Bug Lygus lineolaris

G. Loeb, State Ag. Exp. Stat., Geneva, NY 14456

D. Cha, Postdoctorial Associate, NY State Ag. Exp. Stat., Geneva, NY 14456

A Zhang, USDA ARS Plant Sciences Institute, Beltsville, MD 20705

W. Roelofs, NY State Ag. Exp. Stat., Geneva, NY 14456

Tree Fruit

Final Report - Promoting Apple IPM Implementation in Eastern New York Orchards by Expansion of the Northeast Weather Association System

J. Carroll, NYS IPM

Impact of the NYS IPM Program’s Trac Software for spray record-keeping and reporting

J. Carroll, NYS IPM

Preventing “Worms” in Apples With IPM Technology

D. Breth, Lake Ontario Fruit Program-CCE

E. Tee, Lake Ontario Fruit Program-CCE

Trac Software enhances spray record-keeping and traceability.

J. Carroll, NYS IPM

 

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Community

Homes, Schools & Buildings

Outreach on the Prevention and Management of Bed Bugs, Cimex lectularius, in Human Environments

J. Gangloff-Kaufmann, NYS IPM

A. Taisey, NYS IPM

M. Woodsen, NYS IPM

C. Pichler, NYS IPM

School IPM Outreach and Research Activities, NYS IPM Program, 2007

L. Braband, NYS IPM

J. Gangloff-Kaufmann, NYS IPM


 

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Landscapes, Parks & Golf Courses

Pests of Woody Ornamental Plants – An Online Resource for IPM Information

S. Romar, NYS IPM

G. Couch, NYS IPM

J. Gangloff-Kaufmann, NYS IPM

The Pesticide Matrix Project: Developing a Data-Based Tool to Guide Environmentally-Responsible Pesticide Selection

B. Branham , University of Illinois, Urbana, IL

T. Fermanian, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL

S. Cohen, Environmental & Turf Services, Wheaton, MD

J. Grant, NYS IPM

Teaching IPM

Teaching IPM: from Field to Classroom

J. Grant, NYS IPM

L Braband, NYS IPM

D. Marvin, NYS IPM

C. Klass, Dept. of Entomology, Cornell University

J. Gruttadaurio, , Sports Turf Managers of New York

The Science of Life: Exploration through Agriculture, IPM/Agricultural curriculum for elementary school students

D. Marvin, NYS IPM et. al.

 


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Program-wide

Communications Team Report 2007

M. Woodsen, NYS IPM

K. English, NYS IPM

Impact of the NYS IPM Program’s Network for Environment & Weather Awareness (NEWA) on agricultural production

J. Carroll, NYS IPM

NEWA (Network for Environment and Weather Awareness) 2007: A Year in Review

J. Gibbons, Ontario County CCE, Canandaigua, NY

J. Carroll, NYS IPM

C. TenEyck, NYS IPM

C. Petzoldt, NYS IPM

T. Weigle, NYS IPM

Northeast IPM Center Participation by the NYS IPM Program, 2007

L. Braband, NYS IPM

J. Gangloff-Kaufmann, NYS IPM

C. Petzoldt, NYS IPM

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