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April 09, 2014
Insecticide

Management of Beet Leafhopper and Purple Top in Potatoes

The latest installment of Potato Progress details how to deal with beet leafhoppers, which are known to carry “potato yellows” disease, also called purple top.
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March 31, 2014
Insecticide

Idaho Dept. of Ag Spring Pesticide Disposal Program

The ISDA is sponsoring their spring pesticide disposal program for Nampa, Weiser, Lewiston, and Coeur D'Alene.
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March 31, 2014
Insecticide

Open Access Article on Potato Leafhopper Ecology, Integrated Pest Management

A new, open-access article in the Journal of Integrated Pest Management summarizes the knowledge to date on the biology of the potato leafhopper.
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March 26, 2014
Insecticide
Vicky Boyd

Webinars Focus on Hot Potato Production Topics

Focus on Potato has released three educational Web seminars aimed at helping potato growers better understand pesticides and manage diseases and insect vectors.
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March 08, 2014
Fungicide, Insecticide

Controlling Zebra Chip From Inside Out

Zebra chip disease in potatoes is currently being managed by controlling the potato psyllid with insecticides. But one Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialist is trying to manage the disease symptoms with alternative methods and chemistries.
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February 24, 2014
Insecticide

Webcast Helps Growers Understand Phytoplasmas

A webcast presented last week by the Plant Management Network provides insight into diseases caused by phytoplasmas in potatoes.
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February 22, 2014
Fungicide, Herbicide, Insecticide

Proposed Changes to the Workforce Protection Standards: Regulations surrounding farmworker protections updated

Washington — The EPA on Thursday announced proposed changes to the agricultural Worker Protection Standards. This is the first time in 21 years that the rules and regulations concerning American farmworkers and pesticide safety will be updated.
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February 12, 2014
Insecticide

New Pest Text Alerts

For the 2014 growing season, the University of Idaho is implementing a text message alert process as part of the PNWPestAlert.net website.
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February 07, 2014
Insecticide, Seed Potatoes
John O'Connell, Capital Press

Study Shows PVY Costs Idaho $34 Million Annually

A University of Idaho economist has concluded potato virus Y costs Idaho $34 million per year.
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January 28, 2014
Insecticide
John O'Connell, Capital Press

Program Makes Inroads Against Zebra Chip

Zebra chip infection rates are down in Idaho, but researchers say they still need more data before they can relent on their program to protect growers from the disease.
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