Lynn Ketchum

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Researchers determine ideal areas and timing for biological control of invasive stink bug

Biological control of the brown marmorated stink bug, an invasive pest that devastates gardens and crops, would be more effective in natural areas bordering crops or at times when certain insecticides aren’t being applied.

Chris Branam | Jun 10, 2019 | News Story

Get a leg up on fruit tree problems with dormant oils

Three low-toxicity pesticides help with disease and pest control

Kym Pokorny | Feb 2, 2018 | News Story

Virulent pathogen uses a genetic decoy to foil host’s immune defenses

A one-two punch may explain why Phytophthora is so devastating

Gail Wells | Jan 13, 2017 | News Story

Skunking the stink bug: discover the latest in sustainable management in orchards

Orchardists can minimize damage through integrated pest management

Gail Wells | Jun 30, 2016 | News Story

OSU scientists invent rain-resistant coating that cuts cherry cracking in half

The edible biofilm could save a whole season's crop in a rainy year.

Gail Wells | Apr 15, 2015 | News Story