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USING FLOWERING PLANTS TO HELP PARASITIC WASPS ATTACK STINK BUG EGGS

Lauren G. Hunt$, Armando Rosario-Lebron$ and Cerruti R2 Hooks* University of Maryland Department of Entomology $Graduate Student, *Associate Professor and Extension Specialist         Parasitic wasps are beneficial wasps that generally lay their eggs inside the egg, immature or adult … Continue reading

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THE STALE SEEDBED TECHNIQUE: A RELATIVELY UNDERUSED ALTERNATIVE WEED MANAGEMENT TACTIC FOR VEGETABLE PRODUCTION

Authored by: Cerruti R2 Hooks, Amanda L. Buchanan and Guihua Chen Background problem Weed management in vegetable cropping systems typically consists of crop rotation, manual weeding, weed mats, herbicides, and cultivation. Herbicide options in conventional and organically grown vegetables are … Continue reading

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