Presentation to the 35th Annual Long Island Forum: Emerging Insect Populations On Tree Fruit to Eastern NY.

2014 LI Forum


The link provides a PDF version of our presentation to the 35th Annual Long Island Forum titled ‘Emerging Insect Populations On Tree Fruit to Eastern NY.’

Many of the slides on Spotted Wing Drosophila and Black Stem Borer were donated by Greg Loeb’s Lab and Debbie Breth, WNT LOFT Team Leader, who have worked extensively in the field on these invasive insects. Many thanks to them for their hard work.

About Peter J Jentsch

Peter J. Jentsch serves the mid-Hudson Valley pome fruit, grape and vegetable growers as the Senior Extension Associate in the Department of Entomology for Cornell University’s Hudson Valley Laboratory located in Highland, NY. He provides regional farmers with information on insect related research conducted on the laboratory’s 20-acre research farm for use in commercial and organic fruit and vegetable production. Peter is a graduate of the University of Nebraska with a Masters degree in Entomology. He is presently focusing on invasive insect species, monitoring in the urban environment and commercial agricultural production systems throughout the state
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