Tag Archives: brassica

Vegetable pests: leafhoppers and caterpillars

by Becky Sideman, Vegetable & Berry Specialist We’re seeing potato leafhoppers throughout much of NH now (last week of June, 2017), and it’s time to scout your fields. Hopperburn is a problem not only on potato, but also on eggplants … Continue reading

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How much do you know about swede midge?

Yolanda Chen, a researcher at the University of Vermont, is researching a new invasive insect pest called swede midge. Thus far, it has been found in VT, but not yet in NH. Entomologists are keeping an eye out for it. … Continue reading

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