The proliferation of date palm pests and the severity of infestation vary according to the pest species, age of the tree and the dominating environmental conditions.
The following pests are classified as key pests because of their wide presence and the severe economic damage they can cause to the date palms and fruits:
Sierras de Mazán is a diversified, vertically integrated agricultural project located in La Rioja, Argentina. Starting in 1993 with 12,000 acres of semi-desert land in a remote valley nestled against the foothills of the Andes, Sierras de Mazán has developed large scale production of olives, wine grapes and other agricultural crops. In the 1990s Sierras de Mazán planted 4,500 acres of olive groves on two farms using Mediterranean varieties adapted to the local climate and conditions, and propagated at our own nursery.
Effect of Sunning as Post Harvest Treatment for Insect Pests on Antioxidants and Physicochemical Properties of Date Fruit
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