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04 Master Gardener Basic Training: Insect Identification & Control and Pest Management

September 29, 2019
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Master Gardener Class Assignments

The assignments for this session are listed under "Related Files."


Supplemental Reading and Resources

Purdue Master Gardener Manual, Chapters 15 (Plant Problems), 18 (Insect Pests), 21 (Diagnosing Problems), 22 (Managing Problems) & 25 (Common Pests and Diseases)

Insects, Missouri Master Gardener Core Manual

Basic Entomology, Purdue University

Entomology for Master Gardeners, University of Kentucky

Indiana 4-H Entomology Insect Flash Cards, Purdue University

Ken Gray Insect Image Collection, Oregon State University, Search by Thumbnail Images by Insect Order

Recognizing Insect Orders, BugGuide.Net (Use the clickable guide to help you see the characteristics of different insect orders.)

Pests and Disease Hot Links, University of Illinois Master Gardener Course

Plant & Pest Problems Links, Compiled by Steve Mayer

Purdue Publications & Websites Related to the Topic

Purdue Entomology Publications (by subject area)

Purdue Entomology Search

Emerald Ash Borer Website (

Gypsy Moth Website

Public Health & Medical Entomology Website

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