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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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Scout for potato leafhoppers

by Becky Sideman, UNH Extension Professor & Specialist, Vegetable & Berry Crops We’re seeing potato leafhoppers in New Hampshire now (last week of June, 2016), and it’s time to scout your fields. Hopperburn is a problem not only on potato, … Continue reading

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Scout for potato leafhopper

Potato leafhoppers have now been found in some NH sites – they have likely arrived on recent storms coming from the South. These can cause serious damage on their favorite host crops, so now is the time to scout and … Continue reading

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