Educational Materials

1. McCullough, D.G., S.A. Katovich, D.L. Mahr, D.D. Neumann, C.S. Sadof and M.J. Raupp. 1999. Biological Control of Insect Pests in Forested Ecosystems: A manual for foresters, christmas tree growers and landscapers. Michigan State University Extension Bulletin E-2679. Michigan State University Extension, E. Lansing, MI. 122pp.

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Michigan State University Bulletin Office
10-B Agiculture Hall
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI 48824-1039

(517) 355-0240 for single orders
(517) 353-6740 for bulk orders
fax (517) 353-7168

2. Orton, D.A. 1989. Coincide The Orton system of pest management: timing pest management with ornamental plant development. Plantsmen's Publications, Flossmoor, IL. 190pp.

Dennis W. Jamieson
468 S. President Suite 103
Carol Stream, IL 60188-2894
Phone: (630) 668-8597

3.Chastagner, G.A., R.S. Byther, A. Antomelli, J. DeAngelis, C. Landgren (eds). 1997. Christmas tree diseases, insects and disorders in the pacific northwest: Identification and management. Washington State University Cooperative Extension, Pullman, WA 156pp.

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Bulletin Office
Washington State University Cooperative Extension
P.O. Box 645912
Pullman, WA 99164-5912

Fax (509) 335-3006
COST: $25 plus $4 shipping and handling per copy

4. Biology and Control of Zimmerman Pine Moth in Christmas Trees #E2600 (0.75)

5. Pine Shoot Beetle Compliance Program for Christmas Tree Growers #E2615 ($2.50)

6. Scale Insects of Christmas Trees #E2477 (0.60)

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Please call for shipping and handling charges.
Michigan State University Extension Bulletin Office
117 Central Services
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI 48824-001
Phone: 517-353-6740 Fax: 517-353-7168

7. Christmas Tree Diseases, Insects, & Disorders in the Pacific Northwest: Identification and Management. #MISC186 ($25.00 plus $6.00 shipping and handling) 1997. 156p, 130 color illustrations, spiral bound. Editor: Gary A. Chastagner, and R. Byther, A. Antonelli, et. al. Associate Editors.

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Bulletin Office, Washington State University Extension
PO Box 645912,
Pullman, WA 99164-5912
Phone: 800-723-1763. Fax: 509-335-3006

8. Scouting Fraser Fir Christmas Trees AG-573 ($4.50) Jill R. Sidebottom, Jeff Owen, and Doug Hundley. Color pictures - Grower oriented. A lot of documents are available on the web: (Extension/Extension Forestry/Publications) Contact Ann Napier at the N. C. State University Forestry Department for more info., Phone: 828-684-3562

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Publications Office, North Carolina State University
Campus Box 7603
Raleigh, NC 27695-7603
Phone: (919) 513-3112 Fax: (919) 515-8602


9. A Field Guide to Forest Insects and Diseases of the Prairie Provinces. #ISBN-0660-15-9481 (29.95-U.S. + $4.00 S+H) 1995. 297p., Y. Hiratsuka, D.W. Langor and P.E. Crane. UBC Press.

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Distributed by:
University of Washington Press
P.O. Box 50096
Seattle WA 98145-5096
Phone: 800-441-4115 Fax: 800-669-7993

10. Insects of Eastern Spruces, Fir and Hemlock # F064-23-1994E ($39.95-U.S. + 5.40 shipping and handling)
1994. 127p., A.H. Rose and O.H. Lindquist.

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Order on the web at or:
Communication Canada
Canadian Government Publishing
Ottawa, ON, Canada,
K1A 0S9
Phone: 1-800-635-7943 Fax: 1-800-565-7757