Episode 8: Vampires Among Us—Elmer Gray

University of Georgia public health specialist, Elmer Gray, lays out the landscape of some seasonal bloodsuckers. Listen now to learn ways of keeping the world’s most dangerous animal at bay this summer.

Episode 7: The Busyness of Bees—Keith Delaplane

Dr. Keith Delaplane talks about his recently published book, Crop Pollination by Bees. He explains how supporting a diversity of bee species – both managed honeybees and wild, solitary bees – is critical for the future of agriculture.

Episode 5: MyIPM App–Brett Blaauw

Dr. Brett Blaauw talks about the MyIPM app series. The series has now expanded to include a MyIPM Row Crops app. Check back as specialists continue to expand this series for other crops and commodities.

Episode 3: Your House is a Cave—Dan Suiter

Dr. Dan Suiter talks about the most common fall bugs that like to seek shelter in our homes. Spoiler alert: cockroaches are on the list! Find out some best practices for prevention and management of pesky fall pests – and pick up some great trivia to use at your next cocktail party.

Episode 2: Don’t Hitch A Ride On My Hide—Nancy Hinkle

Veterinary Entomologist Dr. Nancy Hinkle discusses the major tick species found in Georgia and the various diseases they carry, how to prevent tick exposure on ourselves and animals, and shares some important breaking news about a newly identified tick species found in Georgia!