What's Bugging You? Webinars

Practical Solutions to Pest Problems

Each month, experts will share practical information and answer questions on using integrated pest management (IPM) to avoid pest problems and promote a healthy environment where you live, work, learn and play. We’ll end with an IPM Minute, and cover a specific action you can take in the next few days to help you avoid pest problems.

Upcoming Events

When: Noon until 12:30 p.m. ET on the first Friday of each month.

Register to attend our events live on Zoom. You will receive a Zoom link the week of the event. The 2024 schedule is available below and on the registration form. 

Zoom Link

You will receive a Zoom link the week of the event

Accessibility: Live captioning will be available for all events. You will have the opportunity to request additional accommodations when you register.

Watch Again

If you want to rewatch one of our seminars you can find them in our youtube playlist. 

2024 Schedule

  • January 5: Winter Tree & Shrub Pruning | 2023 First Friday Recap
  • February 2: NYS Plant Regulations | Choosing Native Plants
  • March 1: Changes to Home Garden Insecticide in NY| Tick Blitz
  • April 5: Weed ID | Rats in Vegetable Gardens
  • May 3: No-Mow May | What to do with Grass Clippings
  • June 7: Tick & Mosquito Yard Treatments | Myth: Mosquito Repellent Plants
  • July 5: Japanese Beetle Management | Aphid-Eating Insects
  • August 2: Spotted Lanternfly Update | Box Tree Moth Update
  • September 6: Back to School: Bed Bugs | Head Lice
  • October 4: Identifying Pests in Your Home
  • November 1: 2024 Tick Blitz Results | No Spray Needed
  • December 6: Feed the Birds | Repurposing a Holiday Tree

Calendar

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Webinar

Weed Identification | Rats in Vegetable Gardens
Got weeds? Come and learn how to identify common yard and garden weeds, with valuable tips for management. Then hear about best practices for keeping rats out of vegetable gardens. Weed Identification (Feature presentation) Rats in Vegetable...
  • Integrated Pest Management
  • What's Bugging You?
  • Gardening
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Webinar

Heard the buzz about some garden pesticides being cancelled? Learn why certain pesticides were removed from the market and what you should do if you own them. Stay tuned to learn how you can help Cornell University document the distribution of...
  • What's Bugging You?
  • Integrated Pest Management
  • Gardening
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Webinar

Purchasing outdoor plants? Before you buy, attend this session to learn about the Prohibited and Regulated Invasive Plants List and why they matter when choosing plants for the yard. Then, learn briefly about the concept and value of native...
  • Integrated Pest Management
  • What's Bugging You?
  • Gardening
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Webinar

Each month at our "What's Bugging You? First Friday" events, experts will share practical information and answer questions on using integrated pest management (IPM) to avoid pest problems and promote a healthy environment where you live, work...
  • Integrated Pest Management
  • What's Bugging You?
  • Gardening
decorative image of many pests

Webinar

Each month at our "What's Bugging You? First Friday" events, experts will share practical information and answer questions on using integrated pest management (IPM) to avoid pest problems and promote a healthy environment where you live, work...
  • Integrated Pest Management
  • What's Bugging You?
  • Gardening