Thank you to our friends at the GGIA for sharing this information in their
recent newsletter. *PLEASE *take a look at the links below. I promise you
won't be disappointed! It's way more than just bugs. There's information on
culture, propagation, production, irrigation, pruning and more. *And it's
all free!!!!*

*New Resources for Integrated Pest Management*

The Southern Nursery IPM Working Group has released its latest book, 'IPM
for Shrubs in Southeastern US Nursery Production: Vol II' which can be
accessed for free at
iTunes download should be coming shortly and you can link to that from the
Working Group Website at

*The Southern Nursery Integrated Pest Management (SNIPM) working group
comprises a group of extension professionals from Florida, Georgia,
Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia
representing Entomology, Horticulture, and Plant Pathology are
collaborating on a multi-state nursery crops project that includes the
development of a Crop Profile and a Pest Management Strategic Plan

IPM for Shrub in Southeastern US Nursery Production Volume II is the third
book released by the Southern Nursery Integrated Pest Management Working
Group (SNIPM) and includes chapters on hydrangea, loropetalum, holly,
rhododendron (including azalea), Indian hawthorne, and weed management. The
first book IPM of Select Deciduous Trees in Southeastern U.S. Nursery
Production was released in May 2012 and is available for download as
chapter .pdf files at
as an eBook from the iTunes Bookstore at

 The second book IPM for Shrub in Southeastern US Nursery Production Volume
I was released in June 2014 and can also be downloaded as chapter .pdf
files at
from the iTunes Bookstore at

Josh Allen
North Region Ag Education
204 Four Towers
Athens, GA 30602
706-552-4466 office
706-202-0770 cell