Agricultural Pest Control, Integrated Pest Management (IPM), Organic Pest Control

Effect of Several Vegetable Combinations on The Population of Bemisia tabaci (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) Under Glasshouse Conditions

  The whitefly Bemisia tabaci (Gennadius) has become one of the most important agricultural pests and virus vectors of agricultural and ornamental crops in Malaysia. The objective of this research was to study the effect of combinations among four different vegetable plants; chilli Capsicum...
S.A.A. Mansour
M.N. Mohamad Roff
Khalid A. Saad
Y. Mohd Hanifah
Ismail Abuzid
A.B. Idris
Academic Journal of Entomology

Midwest Tree Fruit Spray Guide

  Revised annually, this guide provides spraying schedules for insect and disease pests of apple, pear, cherry, peach and plum trees. You will find safety tips, hints for figuring chemical application rates, and discussions about most pests that attack Missouri fruit trees. The guide's...
University of Illinois Extension
Purdue Extension
Iowa State University Extension
Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service
University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service
University of Missouri
Missouri State University
Ohio State University Extension
University of Wisconsin Cooperative Extension Service
University of Arkansas
Midwest Fruit Workers Group

Midwest Small Fruit and Grape Spray Guide

    The pest management recommendations in this guide have been formulated to provide you up-todate information on pesticides and their applicability to your problem. It is suggested that you use this information to set up your own spray program. You should keep accurate records of...
Collaboration from 12 U.S. Universities
Collaboration from 12 U.S. Universities

Toxic and repellent effect of harmal (Peganum harmala L.) acetonic extract on several aphids and Tribolium castaneum (Herbst)

To reduce the dependence on the sometimes unwise use of synthetic pesticides in fruit and vegetable plantations, the toxicity and repellence of Peganum harmala L. (Zygophyllaceae) acetonic seed extract was assayed against several insect pests. For contact toxicity, 3- to 4-d-old individuals of...
Elham Salari
Kamal Ahmadi
Reza Zamani Dehyaghobi
Amin Purhematy
Haji Mohammad Takalloozadeh
Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research

Manejo Integral de Plagas del Champiñón

  En éste manual nos hemos enfocado a las plagas más importantes por su mayor potencial para reducir el rendimiento y la calidad del champiñón. El manual está pensado para los cultivadores, así como para los investigadores, tanto como una herramienta...
P. Coles
S. Fleischer
W. Barber
D. Rinker
S. Whitney
C. Keil
D. Beyer
P. Wuest
P. Romaine
The Pennsylvania State University

Mushroom Integrated Pest Management

In this handbook we have addressed the most important pest organisms with the potential to reduce mushroom yield and quality. The handbook is intended for growers, as well as researchers, as both an educational tool and a reference manual. Recommendations presented here are not intended to bind...
P. Coles
S. Fleischer
W. Barber
D. Rinker
S. Whitney
C. Keil
D. Beyer
P. Wuest
P. Romaine
The Pennsylvania State University

Tubo de Muestreo “El Chucho”

    Las dos herramientas más importantes y fundamentales para el técnico de campo son una lupa y un tubo para muestreo de suelo. Para llevar a cabo las tareas de supervisión de un cultivo en el campo se debe prestar atención al estado general del cultivo. Para...
Fundación Hondureña de Investigación Agrícola

Improving the management of mealybugs (Pseudococcidae) in apple orchards

Mealybug infestations in New Zealand apples declined when integrated fruit production was implemented in the late 1990s. In Hawke's Bay, however, mealybugs have recently become an increasing problem. The mean incidence of mealybugs at harvest increased from 1.7% in 2008 to 2.2% in 2010. In...
P.L. Lo
J.T.S. Walker
T.M. Fraser
D.W. Manktelow
New Zealand Plant Protection Society

Efficacy of Selected Insecticides for Management of the Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle on Wine Grapes Near Harvest

  As one component of an Integrated Pest Management program for Midwestern wine grapes, we examined the efficacy of several insecticides on adults of the multicolored Asian lady beetle, Harmonia axyridis (Pallas) (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae). For field trials, percentages of clusters with at...
T. L. Galvan
E. C. Burkness
W. D. Hutchison
Plant Management Network

Evaluación de alternativas para la protección de semilleros de tomate (Lycopersicum esculentum Mill) contra el ataque del complejo mosca blanca (Bemisia tabaci, Gennadius)-Geminivirus

  Con el objetivo de evaluar alternativas de protección físicas y químicas de semilleros de tomate, se llevó a cabo un ensayo en el Municipio de Tisma, Masaya; en el período comprendido entre mayo y septiembre del año 2007. Los tratamiento evaluados...
Edgardo Jiménez-Martínez
Victor Sandino-Díaz
Victor Hugo Rodríguez-Salguera
José Luis Morales-Blandón
Universidad Nacional Agraria - Nicaragua