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Spruce Spider Mite on Fraser Fir

This publication describes scouting for and controlling the spruce spider mite, an insect that causes …

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Management of Phytophthora Root Rot in Fraser Fir Christmas Trees

Phytophthora root rot is the only serious disease of Fraser fir Christmas trees in western …

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Balsam Woolly Adelgid

This publication describes the lifecycle, scouting and treatment of the balsam wooly adelgid, a tiny, …

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Figure 1. Drawing of an eriophyid mite.

Rosette Bud Mite on Fraser Fir

This publication describes the control of the rosette bud mite, a mite that destroys the …

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Minor Pests of Fraser Fir Christmas Trees

This factsheet about Fraser fir pests covers white pine cone beetles, bagworms, gypsy moths, Botrytis …

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Pine Tortoise Scale

This factsheet describes the life cycle and control of the pine tortoise scale, insects which …

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Leyland Cypress

This factsheet covers the growth, planting, shaping and pests of Leyland cypress, a popular Christmas …

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Selecting Sites for Fraser Fir Production

This publication covers a full range of site factors that can help growers avoid problems …

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