Control de Plagas Agrícolas, Manejo Integrado de Plagas (MIP), Control Orgánico Plagas

Greenhouse Insect and Mite Control

Chemical Control The following products can be used to control insects attacking vegetables grown inside greenhouses. They have been grouped according to their mode of action (based on the Insecticide Resistance Action Committee, 2007; http://www.irac-online.org/Crop_Protection/MoA.asp). Always...
Robert J. Precheur
Mark Bennett
Brad Bergefurd
Luis Cañas
David Francis
Gary Gao
Casey Hoy
Jim Jasinski
Mark Koenig
Matt Kleinhenz
Hal Kneen
Ohio State University

Predation by Native Arthropods on the African Parasitoid Prorops nasuta (Hymenoptera: Bethylidae) in Coffee Plantations of Mexico

The establishment or colonization of natural enemies is a critical period of adjustment for the introduced individuals in the target area. Successful colonization and its effectiveness in control, depend on the intrinsic capabilities of the species and the interaction of physical and biotic...
Francisco Infante
John Mumford
Alvaro Garcia-Ballinas
Florida Entomologist

Low Temperature Phosphine Fumigation for Postharvest Control of Western Flower Thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) on Lettuce, Broccoli, Asparagus, and Strawberry

U.S. exported lettuce, broccoli, asparagus, and strawberries often harbor western flower thrips, Frankliniella occidentalis (Pergande) (Thysanoptera: Thripidae), a quarantined pest in Taiwan, and therefore require quarantine treatment. Fumigation with diluted pure phosphine at a low temperature of...
Yong-Biao Liu
Journal of Economic Entomology

Manejo de Artrópodos en Nuez Pecana

Las práctica de manejo de artrópodos en árboles de la nuez americana o nogal americano hoy en día son la herencia recibida de nuestros antecesores desde hace más de 4.000 años "cuando los sumerios usaban compuestos de azufre para control de insectos y...
Marvin K. Harris
John A. Jackman
Radcliffe's Texto Mundial de MIP

Manual de manejo ecológico de plagas

El Manual consta de dos partes fundamentales , en la primera se plantean los conceptos del Manejo Ecológico, del Control biológico, así como un recordatorio de los cultivos y los tipos de cultivo que existen. En la segunda parte se hace una descripción de algunas pr...
Moisés Correa Q.
Virginia Suarez A.
PROBIOMA

Insectos, acaros y enfermedades asociadas a la frambuesa

El desarrollo de alternativas de control de plagas y enfermedades acordes con la demanda internacional, obliga a identificar correctamente los agentes perjudiciales para aplicar las medidas fitosanitarias que permitan mantener e incrementar el valor agregado del producto. El objetivo de este...
Ernesto Cisternas A
Andres France I
Luis Devotto M
Marcos Gerding P
INIA Chile

Pheromone Mass Trapping of the West Indian Sugarcane Weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in Palmito Palm

Experiments in Costa Rica and Honduras determined that both Metamasius hemipterus L. and Rhynchophorus palmarum L. could be captured in the same trap using pheromone lures emitting a mixture of their male-produced aggregation pheromones. Mass trapping of both species was conductedin commercial...
Dennis Alpizar
Mario Fallas
Allan C. Oehschlager
Lilliana M. Gonzalez
Carlos M. Chinchilla
Juan Bulgarelli
Florida Entomologist

El control orgánico de plagas y enfermedades de los cultivos y la fertilización natural del suelo

Este sencillo manual busca incentivar la práctica de mejores técnicas agrícolas (agroecología), recopiladas del conocimiento ancestral, pero también de la investigación moderna, las que pretenden acercar al productor campesino con la naturaleza, ya que de...
Vanessa Alexandra Ramón
Fabián Rodas
DarwinNet

Postharvest management of insects in horticultural products by conventional and organic means, primarily for quarantine purposes

Purpose of review: The presence of arthropod pests in or on horticultural commodities has caused major disruptions in the storage, processing and shipment of these products. Management of these pests has posed a problem to humans for thousands of years. Current technology has led to the development...
Lisa G Neven
Stewart Postharvest Review

Susceptibility of Diaprepes abbreviatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) to a Commercial Preparation of Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. tenebrionis

A commercial preparation of the microbial entomopathogen, Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. tenebrionis ( Btt ) was evaluated for biological activity against the Diaprepes root weevil, Diaprepes abbreviatus (L.). A reduction in survival was observed for neonatal larvae exposed to insect diet...
A. A. Weathersbee III
Y. Q. Tang
H. Doostdar
R. T. Mayer
Florida Entomologist