Industry Publications

Greenhouse, Nursery, and Landscape Articles

  • Frank, S.D. (2016) Spying for Scales. Grower Talks, 80:8.
  • Frank, S.D. & A.G. Dale (2016) Impervious surface thresholds to select planting sites. North Carolina Urban Forest Council Newsletter, August.
  • Frank, S.D. (2016) New research to help you beat ambrosia beetles. Nursery and Landscape Notes, Spring, 47-48.
  • Frank, S.D. (2015) PSI: Don’t get thrown for a loop by loopers. Produce Grower, October, 26-27.
  • Frank, S.D. (2015) PSI: The case of the spotted plant. Produce Grower, October.
  • Frank, S.D. (2015) PSI: The case of the ivory insect. Greenhouse Management, September, 22-23.
  • Frank, S.D. (2015) How plants and practices affect parasitoids. GrowerTalks, 79:5.
  • Frank, S.D. (2015) New research to help you beat ambrosia beetles. Nursery and Landscape Notes, July/Aug/Sept, 39-41.
  • Frank, S.D. (2015) Know your enemy: armored scale biology & IPM. GrowerTalks, 79:4.
  • Frank, S.D. (2015) Building a better banker plant. GrowerTalks, 79:4.
  • Frank, S.D. (2015) PSI: Watch for mites as the weather warms. Produce Grower, June, 48-49.
  • Frank, S.D. (2014) Practical ways to send thrips packing. GrowerTalks, 78:2.
  • Frank, S.D. (2014) Avoid a spidermite SNAFU. GrowerTalks, 78:1.
  • Frank, S.D. (2013) PGRs & parasitoids: do bushy plants have more pests? GrowerTalks, 77:7.
  • Frank, S.D. (2013) The enemy of your enemy: Biocontrols for aphids. GrowerTalks, 77:3.
  • Frank, S.D. (2013) How to beat the beetles. American Nurseryman, May, 20-22.
  • Frank, S.D. & A.G. Dale. (2013) Manipulate mites. Nursery Management, May, 26-29.
  • Frank, S.D. (2013) Stick it to cankerworms! American Nurseryman, February, 18-19.
  • Frank, S.D., Kunkel, B. (2012) Biology and management of red-headed fleabeetles. Nursery Notes, 46:3.
  • Frank, S.D., Ivors, K. (2012) National IPM Webinar finds a home at North Carolina State University. Nursery Notes, 46:2.
  • Frank, S.D. (2012) Exotic ambrosia beetles a constant threat to North Carolina trees. Nursery Notes, 46:1.
  • Lebude, A.V., Frank, S.D., Adkins, C., Ruth, C., Nance, J., Gantt, M., and Upchurch, B. (2011) NCNLA funded research update: trapping clearwing moth borers in North Carolina. Nursery Notes, 45:4.
  • White, S.A., Fulcher, A.F., LeBude, A.V., Klingeman, W.E. III, Chappell, M.R., Frank, S.D. (2011) Top 10 applied and potential IPM practices for nurseries in the Southeastern US. Virginia Nursery and Landscape Association Newsletter.
  • Fulcher, A., Klingeman W., LeBude, A., White, S., Chappell, M., Frank, S.D., and Neal, J. (2011) IPM strategies: what are Southeastern growers doing to stop pests in their tracks? Tennessee Green Times.
  • Fulcher, A.F., Klingeman, W.E., LeBude, A.V., White, S.A., Chappell, M.M., Frank, S.D. and J. Neal. (2011) IPM strategies. Nursery Management, 27:30-32.
  • White, S.A, Fulcher, A.F., LeBude, A.V., Chappell, M. and Frank, S.D. (2011) Top 10 applied and potential IPM practices for nurseries in the Southeast. South Carolina Nurseryman, Jan/Feb, 30-32.
  • Frank, S.D. (2011) Taking the biocontrol plunge. Greenhouse Product News, 21:3.
  • Frank, S.D. (2011) Landscape pest alerts via Twitter. Urban and Community Forestry Newsletter, North Carolina Urban Forest Council, Spring Issue.
  • Frank, S.D. (2011) New alert system to keep ahead of pests. Nursery Notes, 45:3.
  • Frank, S.D. and Lebude, A.V. (2011) NCNLA funded research update: managing hemlock woolly adelgid on nursery stock. Nursery Notes, 45:2.
  • Lebude, A.V., A.F. Fulcher, S. White, M. Chappell, Frank, S.D., & J. Neal. (2011) Top 10 IPM practices in the Southeast that are – or should be- used in nurseries. Nursery Notes, 45:1.
  • Frank, S.D. (2010) Emerald ash borer alert. Urban and Community Forestry Newsletter. North Carolina Urban Forest Council, Fall Issue.
  • Frank, S.D. (2010) Biology, Impact, and Management of Hemlock Woolly Adelgid in Ornamental Landscapes. Nursery Notes, 44:5.
  • Frank, S.D. (2010) Conservation of natural enemies in ornamental landscapes. The Trillium, Piedmont Chapter, North American Rock Garden Society, 20:4.
  • Frank, S.D. (2010) Emerald ash borer approaches. Nursery Notes, 44:5.
  • Frank, S.D. (2010) Plant stress affects pest abundance in landscape plants. Nursery Notes, 44:4.
  • Frank, S.D. (2010) Ground nesting bees: Friend or foe? Nursery Notes, 44:3.
  • Frank, S.D. (2010) Forecasting pest activity. Nursery Notes, 44:1.
  • Frank, S.D. (2009) Fertilize, apply pesticides, repeat. Nursery Notes, 43:6.
  • Frank, S.D. (2009) Propagation of pests. Nursery Notes, 43:5, 21-24.
  • Frank, S.D. (2009) New products for common summer pests. Nursery Notes, 43:4, 30-32.
  • Frank, S.D. (2009) Improving pest management with IPM: a case study with Euonymus Scale. Nursery Notes, 43:3, 23-26.
  • Frank, S.D. (2009) Cool season mites. Nursery Notes, 43:2, 46-48.
  • Frank, S.D. (2009) Granulate ambrosia beetle monitoring and alert program. Urban and Community Forestry Newsletter, North Carolina Urban Forest Council, Winter Issue 1-2.
  • Frank, S.D. (2009) Ornamental pest management requires a team approach: statewide monitoring to improve management of granulate ambrosia beetle. Nursery Notes, 43:1, 31-33.