Timothy M. Abbey
What's New …What's Next: Biologicals vs. Traditional Pest Control Methods
Commercial Horticulture Extension Educator
Pennsylvania State University
Biological pest management products have been available for some time now. As pesticide application laws tighten, current and new biologicals may become your "go to" management option. Which products work best for which pest? What are the pros and cons of use? Do traditional methods still apply?
• Find out what qualifies as biological and what traditional really means
• Examine the challenges of using biologicals in the field
• Explore what the future holds for landscape pest management