Male SWD

The Department of Entomology and the MN IPM Program (UMN Extension), in collaboration with the MDA, are monitoring multiple farm locations in MN and will be posting regular updates regarding SWD phenology and activity on the SWD page.


Although Brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) has been limited to a handful of locations, one overwintering population has been identified. For information on potential impacts of BMSB establishment in Minnesota, view the BMSB page


[6/3/2019]  Timing is critical for managing grape phylloxera and avoiding unnecessary pesticide applications. Read about its life cycle and management from UMN pest management experts.

The new season of What's Killing My Kale?  is now available!