Winter Moth Update

Here is a new Pest Alert from Heather Faubert with URI Cooperative Extension. To Fruit Growers: Now is a good time to check your blueberry buds and see how well your insecticide applications worked to control winter moth caterpillars. I’m … Continue reading

Winter moth caterpillars

Here is a Pest Alert from Heather Faubert,¬†URI Cooperative Extension To Fruit Growers: Winter moth caterpillars started hatching on Sunday, April 19th. Many blueberry and apple growers sprayed insecticide over the weekend, protecting flower buds from winter moths. Today we … Continue reading