Sugarcane Aphid Videos. A group of videos about how to identify the sugarcane aphid, a pest of sorghum, how to estimate its populations, why it is an important pest and how it has spread over time. The videos above are in a playlist form and play in a specific order. To select a specific one you may do so by pressing the next button above or clicking here.
Identification and Detection of Cotton Fleahoppers. In this video Jason Thomas briefly explains the problems and management associated with cotton fleahoppers, a common pest in cotton. This video focuses on the importance of the pest, how to identify it and how to detect the insect in cotton fields.
Learn the Basics of Integrated Pest Management. Learn the principles of IPM for the first time or refresh your knowledge with this 3 minute semi-dramatic training video. Mastering all 4 steps presented here can be crucial to a great a pest management plan. This video introduces the principles in an easy to understand format and deeper training videos are in development. The other videos follow in the playlist including tools to help with insect identification, estimation and managing pest populations.
Insect Collecting Basics. In this dramatic series originally designed for youth, you will learn how to collect insects. An understanding of collecting techniques can help you find pests in your field. Though the video is dramatic and sometimes cheesy to keep things fun, the principles can be very helpful for pest managers.