Extension Activities (2006)

Guest Speaker

  • ID training session: potato tuberworm, beet leafhopper, aphids. Hermiston, OR
  • Biological control for garden insect pests. Master garden group. Pendleton, OR
  • Biology and management of the potato tuberworm. Union Co. Commercial and certified Seed Potato Producers. Baker City, OR
  • Population characteristics and an economic threshold for the potato tuber moth in the Pacific Northwest: basic tools for an integrated management program. Washington State Potato Commission Proposal Seminar. Pullman, WA
  • Know your beneficials. 2006 Entomology Short Course. Ontario, OR
  • Rootworm resistance corn. 2006 Entomology Short Course. Ontario, OR
  • Lygus bug and thrips biology. Milton-Freewater, OR
  • Biology and management of the potato tuber moth. 45 th Washington State Potato Conference and Trade Show. Potato Production Workshop in Spanish. Moses Lake, WA
  • Biology and management of a new pest in NE Oregon , the potato tuber moth. Union Co. Agricultural Service Center. La Grande, OR
  • Spider mite and seed corn maggot control. 2006 Intermountain Pest Management Seminar, Klamath Falls, OR
  • Population characteristics of the potato tuber moth in the Pacific Northwest. Washington State Commission for Pesticide Registration. Portland, OR
Participation and Facilitation in Selected Extension Programs
  • The Kiwanis Club Tour. Hermiston, OR
  • AG-PAC Educational Service: 2006 Legislative Tour. Hermiston, OR
  • HAREC potato field day. Potato tuberworm research program 2006. Hermiston, OR
  • HAREC grass seed plot field day. Survey of insect pests and beneficials in grass seed production in eastern Oregon.Hermiston, OR
  • Radio Show: The Master Garden Show: How to control garden pests with home remedies. AM 1360, Hermiston, OR. Mary Corp Co-host.
Participation in Commodities and Extension Meetings
  • Pacific Northwest Vegetable Association Onion Research Advisory Session. Columbia Basin College. Pasco, WA. Topic: to develop of list of critical issues in onion production.
  • Pest Management Strategic Plan for Potatoes in the Pacific Northwest. Pocatello, ID. Topic: to revise and update the PMSP for potatoes in the PNW.
  • Extension Team Member
  • PNW Vegetable Team. OSU, WSU and ID
  • Insect Identification Center Continuous Activity
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  • Regional Newspapers Articles Featuring Our Research-Extension Program: Article 1 Article 2
  • Community Service - Leadership. Hermiston, OR