Fruit News Articles
The MSU Fruit Extension News provides timely pest management advice for commercial fruit production. The information is written by MSU faculty and Extension field staff and is published throughout the growing season. It can be found at:
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Brown marmorated stink bug in Michigan 2013 update January 8, 2013
Brown marmorated stink bug in Michigan fall 2013 update September 11, 2013

Cherry fruit fly management strategies

July 9, 2013
Codling moths: Thinking about Enviro-weather model and hot and cold temperatures June 11, 2013
Plum curculio management in stone and pome fruits May 21, 2013
Miticides used in controlling mites in fruit May 8, 2013
Many materials available for pear psylla management March 15, 2012
Monitoring and management strategies for apple maggot July 13, 2010
Summer leafroller control June 8, 2010
Optimizing control of plum curculio May 18, 2010
Weather can be your ally in managing codling moth May 11, 2010
Early season organic codling moth management May 4, 2010
Codling moth decision-making. Part III: Second generation August 11, 2009
Organic management of codling moth August 11, 2009
Optimizing insecticide sprays for plum curculio August 11, 2009
Monitoring and management strategies for cherry fruit fly June 30, 2009
Codling moth decision-making. Part II: Targeting first generation larvae May 26, 2009
Codling moth decision-making. Part I: Bloom to petal-fall May 19, 2009
Using pheromone traps to monitor moth activity in orchards May 19, 2009
Management of mullein bug May 12, 2009
Advances in management of tree fruit borer pests using mating disruption April 28, 2009
Michigan growers successfully manage codling moth with areawide mating disruption April 14, 2009
Pheromone-based approaches to managing tree fruit pests in Michigan March 31, 2009
Pear psylla management arsenal gets bigger April 1, 2008
Mounding soil to avoid infestations of dogwood borer in apple June 13, 2006
Cherry fruit fly ecology and management June 6, 2006
Early season obliquebanded leafroller monitoring and control (pdf) Vol. 21 No. 7, May 23, 2006
Adopting an area-wide approach to managing codling moth in Michigan apple (pdf) Vol. 20 No. 17, Sept 6, 2005
Codling moth control using granulosis virus (pdf) Vol. 20 No. 8, May 31, 2005
Increasing concern about codling moth resistance to insecticide (pdf) Vol. 19 No. 8, June 1, 2004
Managing internal feeding fruit pests of cherry (pdf) Vol. 19 No. 6, May 18, 2004
Incorporating newer insecticides into Michigan apple IPM programs (pdf) Vol. 19 No. 5, May 11, 2004
Degree day model for oriental fruit moth (pdf) Vol. 18 No. 6, May 20, 2003