2018 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series – This Friday on FLEAS

Don’t forget this month’s All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar will take place this Friday, May 4 at 1:00 pm Central Time. Fleas have you down? A pest of both homes and our pets, populations can quickly get away from us. Running and grabbing a pesticide generally doesn’t work unless you understand their biology and life cycle. Join us as Dr. Nancy Hinkle, Professor Veterinary Entomology, University of Georgia, gives a webinar filled with information to help us get flea populations under control BEFORE they escalate. We hope you can attend the webinar live, but if you are unable to make it, a recording will be posted online next week.

Webinar link: https://auburn.zoom.us/j/209793415
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2018 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Misidentified Pests in the Landscape

The 2018 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar for March is next Friday, March 2 at 2 pm Eastern time.

 Pests in the landscape?? We deal with it everyday. Did you know that many pesticides are often misused simply because the pest was not identified correctly? Beneficial insects also feel the wrath of our misuse. Let’s learn about some of our Misidentified Pests in the Landscape in this webinar presented by Erfan Vafaie, Texas A& M Agrilife Extension.  The link to the event is:  https://auburn.zoom.us/webinar/209793415   Note: on March 2, the link to the live webinar opens about 15 minutes before the webinar. If you try to log in earlier, you will get an error message Continue reading

Upcoming IPM webinars

Please consider attending the 2018 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series, which provides information about beneficial and pest insects. Webinars are free and open to everyone. Webinars will be on the first Friday of each month at 2 p.m. Eastern timeContinue reading

2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Don’t Let Bed Bugs Hamper Your Vacation Plans

Holiday travel plans often involve nights spent away from home.  Learn practical tips for identifying signs of bed bugs before they hitch hike home with you. 

Date and Time: Friday, December 1 from 2:00-3:00 pm EST

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2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Drain Flies, House Flies, and Fungus Gnats

August 4, 2017, 1:00 PM CDT

Insect pests marching around our homes can be puzzling to manage.   Especially frustrating is trying to figure out where they are coming from, and their life cycle.  In this webinar, Elizabeth “Wizzie” Brown, IPM Program Specialist, Texas A & M Agrilife Extension will discuss practical tips that homeowners can use to identify and help control the problem pest.   Moderated by Hunter McBrayer and Taylor Vandiver, Regional Extension Agents, Alabama Cooperative Extension System. Click here to login as a guest and participate in the live event.

Note: on August 4, the link to the live webinar opens about 15 minutes before the webinar. If you try to log in earlier, you will get an error message. 

For more webinars in this series, see 2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series. The webinars are brought to you by the following eXtension Communities of Practice: Ant Pests, and Urban IPM; and by the Alabama Cooperative Extension System, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Clemson Cooperative Extension and University of Georgia Extension.

 

Upcoming IPM webinars

The following webinars are being sponsored by the Alabama Cooperative Extension System:

  • February 5- November 4: “All Bugs Good and Bad” Webinar series.
    • The next webinar will be on May 6, @ 2:00 PM. Topic: “Managing Pests of Backyard Pecans”.
  • February 29-November 28: Commercial Horticulture Webinar Series.
    • The next webinar will be on April 25 @ 9:00 AM. Topics: “Leaf Tissue Analysis”, and “Fire Ant Management in Fruits and Vegetables”.
  • January-December: Alabama Crops Monthly Webinars.
    • The next webinar will be on April 12. Topics: “Weed control in peanuts”, “Auxin herbicide resistant crop update & Management of off-target injury”, “Do I have adequate stands: cotton”, “Corn insects”, “Soybeans”, & “Cotton/soybean/peanut early season thrips/insect control”.