IPM Scouting in woody landscape plants

scouting guideThe information presented here about common diseases, insect pests and beneficial species was developed from the publication A Pocket IPM Scouting Guide for Woody Landscape Plants by Diane Brown-Rytlewski. Purchase this in a pocket-sized guide for reference in the field from MSU Extension Bookstore (publication E-2839). 

For reference:

Common insect pests and diseases of woody landscape plants

Insects and mites


Animal damage

Abiotic injury

Natural enemies

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.