Mendeley is a free reference manager which also does a great job at storing your library of scientific journals, papers, books, etc. It also has a built-in social networking tool, allowing you to share papers with colleagues. Originally designed for a group of second year population ecology students, this presentation is a short tutorial on installation and setup. Mendeley can be downloaded from here.
A presentation originally given at the East Texas Commercial Fruit and Vegetable Conference (Feb. 25, 2014). Topics mainly cover direct marketing using web tools, such as web building tools, social media tools and social media management.
The eriophyid mite, Phyllocoptes fructiphilus, can vector a virus of roses, known as rose rosette. Although rose rosette is nothing new, there have been more reports of it recently in east Texas. Keep an eye open for symptoms. Continue reading Eriophyid Mite→
A new invasive scale of crape myrtles has recently been detected. Current evidences suggest that the species is Eriococcus lagerostroemia, a native to the plant host to Lagerostroemia sp., also found in China, Japan, Korea, India, Mongolia, South Korea and United Kingdom.