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Organic Hazelnut Farm Tour E-Handout, Aug. 19, 2022 Nik G. Wiman (+ Team), Orchard Specialist & Associate Professor contact: Nik.Wiman@oregonstate.edu Organic Pest Management Aphids Aphid management tactics Aphid biological control Filbertworm Organic sprays BMSB Organic sprays Biological Control Cultural Practices … Continue reading
Orchards in the Willamette Valley have now received enough heat units to have filbertworm eggs (>815 degree-days since April 1) and most have now achieved first egg hatch (955 degree-days). Some orchards will already have a few larvae entering nuts … Continue reading
Brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB, Halyomorpha halys) is a direct pest of hazelnuts across its invaded range worldwide including in the Pacific Northwest. Our program began redistribution efforts of the biological control agent Trissolcus japonicus soon after it was discovered … Continue reading