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    • Ball Moss 

      Crow, William T. (2000-04-18)
      Ball moss is a bromeliad that grows on trees. It is not a parasite and does not take nutrients from trees. It can be controlled, if desired, by mechanical removal or by applying fungicides that contain copper.
    • Can These Trees Be Saved? 

      Taylor, Eric; Foster, C. Darwin (2005-10-19)
      This publication explains how to determine whether a storm-damaged tree can be saved. If the damage is not severe, most trees will recover in time. Helpful illustrations depict different levels of damage.
    • Can These Trees Be Saved? (Spanish) 

      Taylor, Eric; Foster, C. Darwin (2007-10-08)
      This publication explains how to determine whether a storm-damaged tree can be saved. If the damage is not severe, most trees will recover in time. Helpful illustrations depict different levels of damage.
    • Dealing with Storm-Damaged Trees 

      Kirk, Melanie; Taylor, Eric; Foster, C. Darwin (2005-10-25)
      Many homeowners need help caring for or removing damaged trees after a natural disaster. This publication explains what a certified arborist is and how to select one. It also cautions against burning debris downed by a storm.
    • Dealing with Storm-Damaged Trees (Spanish) 

      Kirk, Melanie; Taylor, Eric; Foster, C. Darwin (2007-10-08)
      Many homeowners need help caring for or removing damaged trees after a natural disaster. This publication explains what a certified arborist is and how to select one. It also cautions against burning debris downed by a storm.
    • Elm Leaf Beetle 

      Patrick, Carl D. (2002-05-22)
      Elm leaf beetles damage all varieties of elm trees. Learn how to identify this insect and understand its biology and life cycle. There are suggestions for controlling elm leaf beetles, as well as a table of insecticides ...
    • Fall Webworm 

      Ree, Bill (2004-10-08)
      The fall webworm is a common pest of trees and shrubs. This insect produces unsightly webs, and repeated infestations can damage plants. Control methods are most successful when one understands the pest's life cycle. This ...
    • Florida Wax Scales: Control Measures in Texas for Hollies 

      Drees, Bastiaan M.; Reinert, James; Williams, Michael L. (2006-11-30)
      This publication explains how to control Florida wax scales, which have begun attacking hollies in Texas. 6 pp., 4 photos
    • A groupware interface to a shared file system 

      Faltemier, Timothy Collin (Texas A&M University, 2005-02-17)
      Current shared file systems (NFS and SAMBA) are based on the local area network model. To these file systems, performance is the major issue. However, as the Internet grows, so does the distance between users and the ...
    • Mesquite Ecology and Management 

      Lyons, Robert K.; Rector, Barron S. (2009-05-12)
      This publication explains how to manage mesquite successfully. Topics include plant growth and development as well as management options. 8 pages.
    • Oak Leaf Roller and Springtime Defoliation of Live Oak Trees 

      Drees, Bastiaan M. (2004-03-26)
      This publication explains how to minimize damage to live oak trees by the oak leaf roller and an associated caterpillar species, which occur throughout Texas but are most damaging in the Hill Country and South Texas.
    • Protecting Elm Trees from Elm Bark Beetle on the Texas High Plains 

      Porter, Patrick; Baugh, Brant A.; Siders, Kerry; Riley, Cherinell; Young, Stanley (2001-06-27)
      This publication can help you recognize and understand the development of the lesser European elm bark beetle, which threatens elm trees on the Texas High Plains. Management and prevention measures are discussed. Deciduous ...
    • Tent Caterpillars 

      Brown, Elizabeth; Jackman, John A. (2006-03-13)
      Tent caterpillars attack broadleaf trees and shrubs and produce unsightly webs or tents. The life cycles and identifying characteristics of and control measures for the four tent caterpillar species found in Texas are ...
    • Using Oils As Pesticides 

      Bogran, Carlos E.; Ludwig, Scott; Metz, Bradley (2006-10-30)
      Petroleum and plant-derived spray oils show increasing potential for use as part of Integrated Pest Management systems for control of soft-bodied pests on fruit trees, shade trees, woody ornamentals and household plants. ...