invasive species

Noxious weeds and farming

Fight over noxious weeds pits Oregon organic farm against Sherman County (Oregonian, 5/16/2017)

Weed control supervisor gave organic farm control options; farmer says they’ve tried (Capital Press, 5/15/2017)

Economic impact from selected noxious weeds in Oregon (2014) Oregon Department of Agriculture

Canada thistle (Cirsium arvense) (2015) Oregon Department of Agriculture

Japanese beetle infestations

Portland’s growing Japanese beetle infestation prompts eradication effort (Oregonian, 5/11/2017)

Japanese beetles in Oregon (2017) Oregon State University Extension Service

Japanese beetle in Oregon (serial) Oregon Department of Agriculture, Insect Pest Prevention and Management

Japanese Beetles in Oregon

Oregon plans a five-year project to wipe out a Japanese beetle infestation (Capital Press, 2/14/217)

japanesebeetleJapanese beetle : threat and opportunity in Oregon (2016) Oregon Department of Agriculture, Insect Pest Prevention and Management

japanesebeetle2Japanese beetle in Oregon (serial) Oregon Department of Agriculture, Insect Pest Prevention and Management