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University of Idaho Extension

 

Physical Address:
E. J. Iddings Agricultural Science Laboratory
Room 52
606 S Rayburn St.
Moscow, ID

Mailing Address:
University of Idaho Extension
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2338
Moscow, ID 83844-2338

Phone: 208-885-5883

Fax: 208-885-6654

Email: extension@uidaho.edu

Google Maps

Barbara Petty

Email: extdir@uidaho.edu


Idaho Green Thumb How-To Publications & Resources


Cómo manejar a los boxelder bugs > PDF
Una plaga molesta común en Idaho, los boxelder bugs (las chinches boxelder) pueden volverse intolerablemente numerosas. Aprenda de su apariencia, portadores, y el ciclo de vida y las maneras que usted . . . . . más detalles
 

Controlando a las tuzas en Idaho > PDF
Una de las alimañas vertebradas más destructivas y prevalentes de Idaho, las tuzas pueden controlarse restringiendo su acceso a las plantas de alto valor, inundando las madrigueras de tu . . . . . más detalles
 

Controlando a los topillos en Idaho > PDF
Los topillos pueden controlarse sin los productos químicos o con los productos químicos llamados "rodenticidas." Las estrategias sin el uso de los productos químicos incluyen elim . . . . . más detalles
 

Controlando los insectos picudos en el césped > PDF
Esta publicación describe los síntomas y las estrategias de control para los gusanos de los insectos picudos (las larvas) en los céspedes de Idaho. Las estrategias sin el uso de l . . . . . más detalles
 

Controlling Billbug Grubs in Lawns > PDF
This publication describes symptoms and control strategies for billbug grubs (larvae) in Idaho lawns. Nonchemical strategies include growing grass varieties that are resistant to billbug feeding and a . . . . . more details
 

Cuándo recoger las manzanas > PDF
Entérese de cómo puede determinar cuándo sus manzanas están listas para recogerse. El tiempo será diferente dependiendo de si quiere comerse las manzanas ahora o alm . . . . . más detalles
 

El control de las avispas y de los avispones en Idaho > PDF
Aprenda a reconocer las avispas chaquetas amarillas bravas, los avispones cariblancos, y las avispas papeleras de Idaho y a controlarlas con o sin los productos químicos. Autores: Stuart C. Par . . . . . más detalles
 

Empiece las semillas adentro con éxito > PDF
Empezando las semillas adentro comienza con la programación para asegurar que sus trasplantes están listos para irse para afuera cuando el jardín está listo para recibirlos . . . . . más detalles
 

Hobo Spiders in Idaho > PDF
This Idaho Green Thumb How-to fact sheet covers identification and control of hobo spiders, mistakenly referred to as "aggressive house spiders." These spiders can bite, but are no longer thought to b . . . . . more details
 

La enfermedad "slime flux" de los árboles > PDF
"Slime flux," o madera húmeda bacteriana, comúnmente afecta a los siguientes árboles de Idaho-álamo de Norteamérica (cottonwood), sauce, olmo, y álamo. Aprend . . . . . más detalles
 

La mancha de la hoja del álamo temblón y del álamo > PDF
Esta hoja de datos para los jardineros caseros cubre los síntomas, el ciclo de vida, y las medidas de control para la mancha de hoja, una enfermedad común y ocasionalmente severa de los . . . . . más detalles
 

Leaf Spot of Aspen and Poplar > PDF
This fact sheet for home gardeners covers symptoms, life cycle, and control measures for leaf spot, a common and occasionally serious disease of aspen and poplar trees caused by fungi in the genus . . . . . more details
 

Managing Boxelder Bugs Around Your Home > PDF
A common nuisance pest in Idaho, boxelder bugs can become intolerably numerous. Learn their appearance, hosts, and life cycle and ways you can manage them with and without insecticides. 2 pages. Autho . . . . . more details
 

Managing Elm Seed Bugs around Your Home > PDF
The elm seed bug (Arocatus melanocephalus) in Idaho invades homes in July and August from surrounding landscapes where elm trees grow. Posing no direct threat to plants or people, they can still becom . . . . . more details
 

Managing Pocket Gophers in Idaho Lawns and Landscapes > PDF
One of Idaho's most prevalent and destructive vertebrate pests, pocket gophers can be controlled by restricting their access to high-value plants, flooding gopher burrows, trapping, and poisoning. Aut . . . . . more details
 

Managing Voles in Idaho Lawns and Landscapes > PDF
Voles can be managed without chemicals or with chemicals called "rodenticides." Nonchemical approaches include eliminating vole habitat, excluding voles from sensitive areas, and trapping. Toxic baits . . . . . more details
 

Nuez blanca > PDF
Una mala hierba venenosa "noxious," la nuez blanca crece rápidamente y puede sofocar y matar a los árboles pequeños y arbustos. Aprenda sus características y cómo id . . . . . más detalles
 

Slime Flux of Trees > PDF
Slime flux, or bacterial wetwood, commonly affects the following Idaho trees--cottonwood, willow, elm, and poplar. Learn the symptoms of slime flux, the microbes responsible for it, and the practices . . . . . more details
 

Start Seeds Indoors with Success > PDF
Starting seeds indoors begins with scheduling to ensure your transplants are ready to go outdoors when the garden is ready to receive them. This fact sheet covers scheduling, planting and germination, . . . . . more details
 

Wasp and Hornet Control > PDF
Learn to recognize Idaho's stinging yellowjackets, bald-faced hornets, and paper wasps and to control them with or without chemicals. Authors: Stuart C. Parkinson, Danielle Gunn, Edward Bechinski. . . . . . more details
 

When to Harvest Apples > PDF
Find out how you can determine when your apples are ready for picking. The timing will differ depending on whether you want to eat the apples now or put them into storage. Authors: Tony A. McCammon an . . . . . more details
 

White Bryony > PDF
A poisonous noxious weed, white bryony grows rapidly and can smother and kill small trees and shrubs. Learn its characteristics and how to identify and control it. Authors: Danielle Gunn, Don Morishit . . . . . more details
 

University of Idaho Extension

 

Physical Address:
E. J. Iddings Agricultural Science Laboratory
Room 52
606 S Rayburn St.
Moscow, ID

Mailing Address:
University of Idaho Extension
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2338
Moscow, ID 83844-2338

Phone: 208-885-5883

Fax: 208-885-6654

Email: extension@uidaho.edu

Google Maps

Barbara Petty

Email: extdir@uidaho.edu