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Vine Mealybug vs. Grape Mealybug Identification

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Vine Mealybug vs. Grape Mealybug Identification

 Grape growers on the West Coast have become familiar with the rising threat of vine mealybug in recent years. The insect is particularly concerning for growers as it can spread..

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Protect Almond Crops By Removing Mummy Nuts

Navel orangeworm is the primary insect pest almond growers in California must manage. When it comes to minimizing damage caused by this pest, one technique continues to be..

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Refresh on Almond Harvest Damage Sample Evaluation Techniques

Almond harvest is well underway in California, and with it, the time for assessing the extent of damage by navel orangeworm (NOW) and other pests and pathogens arrives. Guidelines..

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Using IPM Techniques Can Help Slow Pollinator Decline

Both native and non-native pollinators are in global decline. By employing integrated pest management techniques, farmers can protect these vital insects.

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California Growers Encouraged to Overwinter Puffers after 2021 Harvest

In previous years, Suterra’s Clean Orchard Promise™ program required the return of used Puffers® at the end of the growing season. With the launch of the new Puffer in California..

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Exploring The History of Mating Disruption

Mating disruption is a unique mode of action for pest management that uses species-specific pheromones to reduce target insect populations over time. The quest to identify and..

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Identifying Vine Mealybug in California Vineyards

Vine mealybug can cause permanent damage to vineyards if left unchecked, yet can be easily confused with several similar pests. Learn about mealybugs and how to distinguish vine..

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Suterra Aids in Lodi Vine Mealybug Biocontrol Demonstration

Suterra’s products were recently used in a collaborative IPM demonstration funded by Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE). Throughout the past two years, growers..

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2020 Wildfires scorched California vineyards- but growers can rise from the ashes

2020 was a difficult year for people of all vocations. Unfortunately, California wine growers faced unique stressors last year. They not only had to deal with the economic fallout..

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Suterra Releases Video on Sprayable Mating Disrption

Check out Suterra’s newest video on sprayable mating disruption! In the video, a Suterra expert explains how sprayable pheromone can be a flexible, versatile option for growers..

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