The PowerPoint slideshows below were presented by Utah State University Extension personnel (and other participants) at various outreach events.  Click on a topic or scroll down to browse.  Most slideshows open in Adobe Acrobat Reader, and the file size is shown.

Insect Slide Shows:

Beneficial Insects
Field & Forage

Home Yard and Garden
Landscape Ornamentals

Tree Fruit & Small Fruit 

Plant Disease Slide Shows

Pesticides Slide Shows

Workshop Slide Show Compilations:

   First Detector Training
   Distance Diagnostics in Utah Training
   UTAH PESTS In-service Training:  Ornamentals and Turf
   UTAH PESTS In-Service Training:  Tree Fruits 
   Fire Blight Workshop, sponsored by USU and Utah State Horticultural Association
   Spotted Wing Drosophila and Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Workshop

INSECTS - Beneficial

INSECTS - Field & Forage

INSECTS - General Information

INSECTS - Greenhouse/Nursery

INSECTS - Health-Related

INSECTS - Home Yard and Garden

INSECTS - Landscape Ornamentals

INSECTS - Nuisance

INSECTS - Tree Fruit Small Fruit


INSECTS - Vegetable

Plant Diseases


First Detector Training (October 17, 2007)

"Distance Diagnostics in Utah" Program (October 18, 2007)

"Utah Pests In-Service Training: Ornamentals and Turf" (February 3 & 4, 2009)

    February 3:
    February 4:

"Utah Pests In-Service Training: Tree Fruits" (March 3, 2010)

"Fire Blight Workshop for Commercial Apple Growers" (February 23, 2010)

   Fire Blight:  The Biology of Infection (Tim Smith, WSU)
  pdf presentation with audio
   Rapid Detection of Fire Blight using LAMP (Ken Johnson, OSU)
  pdf presentation with audio
   Cougarblight Model (Tim Smith, WSU) 
  pdf presentation with audio
   Using Maryblyt to Manage Fire Blight in New York (Debbie Breth, Cornell) 
  pdf presentation with audio
   Fire Blight Management using Biological and Chemical Control (Ken Johnson, OSU) 
  pdf presentation with audio
   Bailing Out When Fire Blight Strikes (Debbie Breth, Cornell) 
  pdf presentation with audio

Spotted Wing Drosophila and Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Workshop (February 28, 2012)