IPM Elements for Tree Fruit in the Mid-Atlantic Region



Tree Fruit Mid Atlantic
     The geographic scope for these elements includes: 
  • West Virginia
  • Virginia
  • Maryland
  • Pennsylvania
The priority insects are:
  • For applesCodling moth, oriental fruit moth, brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB), apple maggot, tufted apple budmoth, green fruitworm, rodents 
  • For cherries:  Greater peachtree borer (GPB), lesser peach borer (LPB), oriental fruit moth, brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB), tufted apple budmoth, green fruitworm, apple maggot, rodents
  • For peachesGreater peachtree borer (GPB), lesser peach borer (LPB), oriental fruit moth, brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB), tufted apple budmoth, green fruitworm, rodents 
  • For pearsCodling moth, oriental fruit moth, brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB), tufted apple budmoth, green fruitworm, rodents
The priority diseases are:
  • For applesApple scab, fire blight, Japanese apple rust, bitter rot (Glomerella leaf spot), cedar apple rust
  • For cherries:  Brown rot, bacterial canker
  • For peachesBrown rot, bacterial canker
  • For pearsPear scab, fire blight, bitter rot (Glomerella leaf spot)

IPM Elements available for this iPiPE Crop Pest Program