Category: Pest Control

Resisting resistance – Herbicide trends with Dr. Brosnan

Resisting resistance – Herbicide trends with Dr. Brosnan

Today’s episode is brought to you by Dr. Jeff Atkinson and Dr. Raymond Snyder, as they discuss the science of turfgrass weeds with Dr. Jim Brosnan from the University of Tennessee. More about Dr. Brosnan (as seen from his UT Bio) Dr. Brosnan is an Associate Professor in the Plant Sciences Department at the University of Tennessee (UT) and…

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How Turfgrass Nematicides Work

How Turfgrass Nematicides Work

Today’s episode is brought to you by Dr. Raymond Snyder from Matt Schrader’s Harrell’s Seminar recorded February 20, 2019 in Kiawah Island, South Carolina. Dr. Bill Crow presents How Turfgrass Nematicides Work.  Resources Dr. Crow’s Presentation More About Dr. Crow (as seen on the UF/IFAS website) Dr. Crow is the Landscape Nematologist at the University…

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Annual Bluegrass Weevil Current Trends and Future Management Strategies

Annual Bluegrass Weevil Current Trends and Future Management Strategies

In today’s episode, recorded at the New England Regional Turfgrass Conference and Show,  Dr. Jeff Atkinson and Dr. Ben McGraw Associate Professor at Penn State University talk about current trends and future management strategies for Annual Bluegrass Weevil. Resources Syngenta Weevil Track More About Ben McGraw, Ph.D.  Dr. Ben McGraw is an associate professor of…

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Disease Control Options For Bermuda & Paspalum Greens

Disease Control Options For Bermuda & Paspalum Greens

Today’s episode is brought to you by Dr. Raymond Snyder from Matt Schrader’s Harrell’s Seminar recorded February 20, 2019 in Kiawah Island, South Carolina. Dr. Bruce Martin presents information about Disease Control Options For Bermuda & Paspalum Greens. Resources View Dr. Martin’s presentation More about Dr. Martin Dr. Martin recently retired from his position as research and…

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Midwest 2018 Season Wrap-Up

Midwest 2018 Season Wrap-Up

In this episode Harrell’s Director of Agronomy Jeff Atkinson and Ohio Territory Manager Jim Dillard caught up with Todd Hicks, Turfgrass Pathology Program Coordinator and Joe Rimelspach, Turf Pathology Specialist at the Ohio State University Turf  Research and Education Program. They are discussing the challenging growing season, what samples are prevalent in the lab and offering some observations…

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Nematode Management 101

Nematode Management 101

In today’s episode, Dr. Raymond Snyder and Jason Frank discuss Nematode Management 101 with Dr. Billy Crow Landscape Nematologist with the Entomology and Nematology Department at the University of Florida. More About Dr. Crow (as seen on the UF/IFAS website) Dr. Crow is the Landscape Nematologist at the University of Florida, specializing in integrated pest…

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Herbicide & Fungicide Resistance Roundtable

Herbicide & Fungicide Resistance Roundtable

In today’s episode, sponsored by Bayer, Dr. Snyder, Harrell’s Director of Agronomy and Jason Frank, Harrell’s Sales Director Turf- Florida, host a round table discussion with six top TurPh.Dudes. Herbicide Resistance was the main focus with additional information about Fungicide Resistance. Guests include Dr. Bert McCarty, Professor of Horticulture at Clemson University,  Dr. Fred Yelverton Professor of Crop Science at NC…

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Three Pests to be on the Look Out For

Three Pests to be on the Look Out For

In this episode, sponsored by Syngenta and recorded live at the New England Regional Tradeshow and Conference, Dr. Raymond Snyder, Director of Agronomy at Harrell’s gets the dirt from Dr. Mike Agnew Sr. Field Technical Representative and Dr. Mark Coffelt, Head of Technical Services from Syngenta on three pests prevalent in the Northeast – Annual…

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