Pests and Diseases

US: Potato conference highlights pest management

Speakers at the Washington-Oregon Potato Conference will discuss managing bacterial ring rot and insecticide resistance Jan. 28-30 in Kennewick, Wash. Pest management will be the hot topic at the Washington-Oregon Potato Conference Jan. 28-30 in Kennewick, Wash. University of Idaho professor Phil Nolte will address bacterial ring rot management, said Andy Jensen, manager of the Northwest Potato Research Consortium. University of Maine associate professor of applied entomology Andrei Alyokhin, a specialist in potato insects and insecticide resistance management, will share his “wit and knowledge,” Jensen said. More

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