The session will focus on how do mites differ from insects, proper mite identification, sampling for mite populations, how do mites feed, their potential for plant damage, use of natural enemies, and best management practices. Emphasis will be placed on cool, warm, and eriophyid mites.
Fredric Miller, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist-Entomology, The Morton Arboretum, Lisle, Illinois
Professor of Horticulture, Joliet Junior College, Joliet, Illinois