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  • Pollinator-friendly flowers.

    Factors that threaten pollinator health

    Published on May 1, 2019

    Most researchers agree that a combination of factors is causing declines in bee and pollinator populations, including loss of habitat or flowers that provide pollen and nectar, pesticide exposure, parasites and pathogens.

  • Photo 1. Oak wilt symptoms. A) Dying red oak showing foliar wilt symptoms. B) Crack in the bark indicating mycelial mat presence. C) Nitidulid beetle visiting a mycelial mat. D) Gray spore containing mycelial mat and pressure pad. Photos: Monique Sakalidis

    Worried about oak wilt?

    Published on April 5, 2019

    Remember the no prune dates of April 15 – July 15 to reduce the chance of oak wilt infection.

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