News & Pest Alerts

New Forecasting Model for Japanese Beetle in Minnesota

April 29, 2021

Department of Entomology researchers are working on a degree-day model for Japanese beetle as an early-warning forecasting system. Read the article here.

New food safety videos available in English, Hmong and Spanish - testing water on the farm

April 28, 2021

Annalisa Hultberg, Extension Educator, has posted a new article about water testing. Read it on the Minnesota Fruit And Vegetable News site.

Diagnostic help for fruit and vegetable farmers.

April 27, 2021

There is a new tool available to connect with U of M fruit and vegetable extension educators. Read the story here