IPM for School Turf and Landscapes: Managing Pests without Pesticides?

Tuesday, November 12, 2013: 3:05 PM
Meeting Room 10 AB (Austin Convention Center)
Carrie Foss , Washington State University, Puyallup, WA
Benjamin McGraw , Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
White grubs and European cranefly can cause significant damage to school sports fields. What IPM strategies are effective for these pests and also comply with school pest management regulations? Research on IPM techniques for managing white grubs and European cranefly will be discussed.