Integrated Pest Management

Updated: June 11, 2021

Grape Pest and Weed Management

A list of resources for Grape Pest and Weed Management
Updated: June 9, 2021

Pesticide Safety Educ. Private Applicator Recert Workbook

A team of Extension agents from University of Maryland, University of Delaware, Penn State have produced a workbook for applicators that do not have access to virtual training materials. This workbook is intended to give Maryland Private Pesticide Applicators the re certification training (4 credits) needed to renew the applicator’s license. Topics covered in this workbook are MDA-approved and are equivalent to two hours of in-person training needed every three years to renew your private applicator’s license. This workbook is also approved for three (3) Delaware credits and two (2) Pennsylvania core credits. In order to receive credit you must complete the entire workbook. At the end of the workbook you will answer a 30-question quiz and return it for grading. To order your free workbook, please complete this form: https://go.umd.edu/pesticideworkbook or call the Harford County Extension Office at (410) 638-3255.
Updated: June 4, 2021

How to Identify, Prevent, and Manage Plant Problems

How to ID, prevent, and manage plant problems in Maryland
no lawn landscape
Updated: June 3, 2021

Boxwood: Diagnose, Manage and Prevent Common Problems

Diagnose, manage, and prevent common boxwood problems
boxwood
Updated: June 2, 2021

Why Oak Trees are Declining or Dying

Oak trees are declining for a variety of reasons.
oak decline symptoms
Updated: May 4, 2021

Pesticide Safety and Training

The University of Maryland Pesticide Safety and Training program was created to assist agricultural producers and businesses with timely information regarding pesticide use and recommendations. Farms use Integrated Pest Management (IPM) to solve pest problems while minimizing risks to people and the environment.
Tractor at vineyard
Updated: May 3, 2021

Spray Program for Multi-Tree Fruit Orchards

Multi-fruit orchard spray program for the control of major tree fruit pests and diseases.
Updated: May 3, 2021

Commercial Strawberry Production

A variety of information on commercial strawberry production including organic production, pest and weed management, frost and freeze prevention, and more.
Case of Strawberries ready for market
Updated: May 3, 2021

Commercial Blueberry Production

A variety of information on commercial blueberry production including organic production, pest and weed management, frost and freeze prevention, and more.
Blueberries
Updated: May 3, 2021

Commercial Bramble Production

A variety of information on commercial Bramble production including organic production, pest and weed management, frost and freeze prevention, and more.
Brambles