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learn best planting practices from Extension Agriculture


"RU Ready 2 Garden" Webex Training Session 15 - Invasive Insects: Identification and Control

Thursday, August 6 at 6:30 pm.

Details:  This webinar will discuss the proper identification and suggested control of some familiar invasive species such as Brown Marmorated Stinkbug along with new threats like the Spotted Lantern Fly and Asian Jumping Worm. Clarification will be offered on the Murder Hornet as well. 

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Want more gardening tips?
View previous RU Ready 2 Garden sessions, covering a variety of topics on our YouTube channel!​ 

Supplemental Resources
Beginner-Friendly Vegetables and Tips for the Novice Gardener​
Edible Landscaping: Garden Goals and More

Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County can be found at the E.A.R.T.H. Center, in Davidson's Mill Pond Park and is part of a nationwide network that brings the research of the state land-grant universities to local people. 

  • Cooperative Extension education is available to all residents without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, ​age, or disability/handicap.
  • Is nationwide (More than 3,000 offices).
  • Is cooperatively funded by the County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Rutgers University - New Jersey, Agricultural Experiment Station, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
  • Programs are often offered free or for a minimal charge.
  • Provides practical, problem-based education.
  • Programs are based on scientific facts for local needs and are intended to be objective and non-political.
 Volunteer opportunities for adults may be available. Please contact the specific 
 division of the Extension office to find out more.

Learn more about our Extension Office Divisions:​

Report a Spotted Lantern Fly Site: If you can’t take a specimen or photograph, call the New Jersey Spotted Lanternfly Hotline at 1-833-223-2840 (BADBUG0) and leave a message that details your sighting, and your contact information.

Spotted Lantern Fly pesticide treatment recommendations for: 

Follow this link to find fresh produce from your local growers. 

William Hlubik Extension Services Director Contact me

Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County
42 Riva Avenue
Davidson's Mill Pond Park
South Brunswick, NJ
Phone Number: (732) 398-5262
Fax: (732) 398-5276
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Mailing Address:
42 Riva Avenue
Davidson's Mill Pond Park​
North Brunswick, NJ 08902

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