Facebook and Your Digital Shadow (Ask Bob Rankin) (5/5/14)
Virginia Invasive Plant Species List (2014 by DCR)
Rose Rosette Disease e-book
Box blight fact sheet
Recording of recent Box blight update webinar (ANLA, 2013)
Impatiens downy mildew info for 2014
Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Quarantine for all of Virginia
The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) has expanded the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Quarantine to include the entire Commonwealth of Virginia.
Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Research Update from Stanton Gill
The University of Maryland Extension held an emerald ash borer conference for foresters and city managers to discuss how to plan out control strategies for emerald ash borer. One of the speakers, Cliff Sadof, Purdue University, has an excellent emerald ash borer calculator program that can be used to calculate the cost of taking ash trees down and/or treating them with insecticide to extend their life. You can look at this calculator at www.treebenefits.com/calculator/.
Nutrient Management Planning for Turf and Landscape
The department of Conservation and Natural Resources has a newly updated website nutrient management section to help certified planners find references, documents, tables and other information useful in developing plans. Links to presentations from DCR nutrient management continuing education meetings are listed below. Links to program related sites, such as NutMan 3.0, also are listed. More info......