Green Lacewing

ENTFACT-148: Green Lacewing  |  Download PDF

by Ric Bessin, Extension Entomologist
University of Kentucky College of Agriculture

Green lacewings are an often under-appreciated group of beneficial insects. As with lady beetles, these natural enemies are important predators of many types of soft bodied insects and insect eggs. These insects are common in the spring summer and fall and their contribution to insect control is immense. 

Regulation and Labeling of Biotech Foods

ENTFACT-139: Regulation and Labeling of Biotech Foods  |  Download PDF

by Ric Bessin, Extension Entomologist
University of Kentucky College of Agriculture

The federal government oversees and regulates biotech plants and plant products through the United States Department of Agriculture Animal Plant Health Inspection Service (USDA APHIS), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Each agency has a different role in the regulatory process. 

Procedure for Selecting Random Sites for Sampling

ENTFACT-113: Procedure for Selecting Random Sites for Sampling  |  Download PDF

by Doug Johnson, Extension Entomologist
University of Kentucky College of Agriculture 

These figures are designed to help you remove your personal bias while selecting sampling points in a field. You will have to modify them to fit larger and smaller fields.