Most commonly available pesticides used in South Dakota for Turf & Ornamentals and the inclusion of an active ingredient shall not be taken as an endorsement or the exclusion of one labeled for use a criticism regarding effectiveness. Please read and follow all label instructions and the label is the final authority for a product’s use on a pest or plant. Not all active ingredients listed are in forms available to the public and some may require a commercial pesticide license.
Tree Issue Treatments
Lesson 2 - Eat What You Grow
Youth will learn the different parts of plants that we eat, and how to use drying and freezing techniques to preserve foods for later use.
Biology and Management of Squash Vine Borer in the Garden
Squash vine borer larvae are serious pests of pumpkins, zucchini and other winter squashes. Learn how to identify and manage infestations before they impact plant health and productivity this fall.
Protecting Tomatoes From Grasshoppers in the Garden
During dry summers, it's no surprise when grasshoppers start causing issues in gardens. Learn about some common grasshoppers that feed on tomato plants along with some ways to manage populations.