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Tag: Department of Entomology and Nematology

Using 1.68M termites, UF/IFAS students show how only a few need to feed on baits to eliminate the colony

image - FLREC students Johanalyn Gordon and Joseph Velenovsky

Subterranean termites have an important economic and environmental impact as they cause severe damage to structures and trees. With the spread of invasive termite species, the challenges for homeowners in some parts of the country… Read More

Hemp pest ID tool from UF/IFAS available now

green industrial hemp plants

Pests can cause devastating impacts to a hemp crop. The first step to tackle a pest problem is to identify the unwelcome intruder. A new UF/IFAS hemp pest identification tool takes the guesswork out of… Read More