Publications

Reviewed Publications

Gornish, ES, PL Coffey, K Tiles, LM Roche, 2018. “Careers in Cooperative Extension.” Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment (In Press)

Taylor, CM, PL Coffey, KA Hamby, GP Dively, 2017. “Laboratory rearing of Halyomorpha halys: methods to optimize survival and fitness of adults during and after diapause.” Journal of Pest Science 90 (4), 1069-1077: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10340-017-0881-9

Venugopal PD, Coffey PL, Dively GP, Lamp WO, 2014. “Adjacent Habitat Influence on Stink Bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) Densities and the Associated Damage at Field Corn and Soybean Edges.” PLoS ONE 9(10): e109917. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0109917

Taylor CM, Coffey PL, DeLay BD, Dively GP, 2014. “The Importance of Gut Symbionts in the Development of the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug, Halyomorpha halys (Stål).” PLoS ONE 9(3): e90312. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0090312

Extension and Outreach

Carroll County Farm Notes Newsletter

P. L. Coffey, 2018. “Extension Brief #44: Spotted Lanternfly” University of Maryland Extension.

R. C. Gott, P. L. Coffey, M. Bechtel, 2018. “MothBusters: Testing a Common Myth About a Small Butterfly” Entomology Today.

V. L. Johnson, P. L. Coffey, 2016. "Can Partridge Pea Attract Beneficial Insects to Organic Corn?" University of Maryland Department of Entomology Colloquium Blog. 

S. A. Maccracken, P. L. Coffey, 2016. "Millipedes Glow Away Predators." University of Maryland Department of Entomology Colloquium Blog. 

P. L. Coffey, B. Eckert, 2015. “Invasive Mosquito Can’t be Blamed for Spread of La Crosse Encephalitis.” University of Maryland Department of Entomology Colloquium Blog. 

P. L. Coffey, L. G. Hunt, C. R. R. Hooks, 2015. “Using Cover Crops, Strip-Tillage and the Stale-Seedbed Method as Part of an Integrated Weed Management Program in Vegetables.” Vegetable and Fruit Headline News, 6(7), pp. 6-7. 

P. L. Coffey, M. Chen, 2015. “Mechanisms regulating condition-dependent growth in the elaborate weapons of sexual selection in beetles.” University of Maryland Department of Entomology Colloquium Blog. 

P. L. Coffey, G. Chen, C. R. R. Hooks, 2014. “Economic Optimization of Cover Crops and Sterile Seedbed Techniques for Eggplant Production” Vegetable and Fruit Headline News, 5(7), pp. 8-9. 

Galen P. Dively, Terry Patton, Peter Coffey and Jesse Ditillo, 2013. “Efficacy of organic insecticides for control of nymphal and adult stages of brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) on bell pepper.” Vegetable and Fruit Headline News, 4(10), pp 6-9. 

Teaching

30 Minute Classroom Discussion Activity for 3rd Grade – Insect Development and Degree Days

Peter Coffey’s Guide to De-­sucking your Data Sheets
          Example Data Sheets