ApplesNew pest and beneficial search tools

We have two new searches that will help you identify pests and beneficials found in crops. Check out our Tree Fruit Pest and Beneficial Search or the Grape Pest and Beneficial Search.

Seasonal updates and advice

  • MSU Extension News – Plant and pest management advice for commercial fruit. The search at this site includes 2006 and forward CAT Alert newsletter articles.

Weather resources

Enviro-weather– Weather data for making IPM and other management decisions. Models and information related to:

Scouting resources


Some fruit growers are diversifying their farms with these two “new” crops: chestnuts and hops.

MSU Extension publications

Search for more MSU Extension publications at the MSU Extension Bookstore.


Contacts at MSU Extension

Find an expert in your area.

Home gardeners, please see the Community and Home section of this website.

The MSU IPM Program maintains this site as an access point to pest management information at MSU. The IPM Program is administered within the Department of Entomology, fueled by research from the AgBioResearch, delivered to citizens through MSU Extension, and proud to be a part of Project GREEEN.