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

Flea Beetles Attacking Eggplant in Virginia

  Table of Contents: Classification Identification Life History Hosts Distribution Description of Damage Control
James A. C. Mason
Thomas P. Kuhar
Virginia Cooperative Extension

Response of Capsicum annuum L. var. annuum Genotypes to Root-knot Nematode Infection

  Root-knot nematodes are among the main agents that negatively affect the pepper and sweet pepper crop (Capsicum annuum L.), especially Meloidogyne incognita, M. javanica, and M. enterolobii. The objective of this study was to evaluate genotypes of C. annuum L. var. annuum in their...
Renato Silva Soares
Edgard Henrique Costa Silva
Roberta Luiza Vidal
Willame dos Santos Candido
Carolina Andrade Franco
Francisco José Becker Reifschneider
Leila Trevisan Braz
Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research

Identificación de Genes Cry1 en Aislados de Bacillus thuringiensis y Su Efecto Tóxico contra Milax gagates, Plaga en Lechuga (Lactuca sativa)

  Milax gagates constituye una de las principales plagas en el cultivo de lechuga causando considerables pérdidas económicas. El control con molusquicidas elimina total o parcialmente la plaga, pero genera un impacto negativo en el ambiente por su alta toxicidad. El manejo biol...
Fabian Galvis
Laura Moreno
Revista Chapingo Serie Horticultura

Identification of Cry1 Genes in Bacillus thuringiensis Isolates and Their Toxic Effect against Milax gagates, A Pest on Lettuce (Lactuca sativa)

  Milax gagates is one of the main pests in the cultivation of lettuce, causing considerable economic losses. Control with molluscicides totally or partially eliminates the pest but generates a negative impact on the environment due to their high toxicity. Biological management also allows...
Fabian Galvis
Laura Moreno
Revista Chapingo Serie Horticultura

Growing Cherries in Virginia

  Cherries are grown in many parts of the world, but they have never gained the popularity in North America that they have in Europe and the Middle East. Cherries probably originated in the region between the Caspian and Black Seas, where trees still grow in the wild. ...
Richard P. Marini
Virginia Cooperative Extension

Olives for Your Florida Landscape

  Table of Contents: Description Culture and Management Floral Structure and Self-Sterility Selected References Selected References Related to Reproductive Fertility in Olive
Mack Thetford
Jennifer L. Gillett-Kaufman
Michael J. Mulvaney
IFAS Extension, University of Florida

Brown Rot on Peach and Other Stone Fruits

  Table of Contents: Symptoms Disease Cycle Control Cultural  Monitoring Resistence and Susceptibility Chemical References    
Elizabeth A. Bush
Keith S. Yoder
Alson H. Smith Jr.
Virginia Cooperative Extension

Mixed Infection of Strawberry Mottle Virus and Strawberry Mild Yellow Edge Virus in the Southeastern United States

  More than 30 viruses and phytoplasmas are known to affect the genus Fragaria. Multiple viruses infecting strawberries (Fragaria xananassa Duch.) can severely affect plant productivity and reduce fruit quality. Complexes of viruses or mixed virus infections in ...
Jayesh B. Samtani
Charles S. Johnson
Roy Flanagan III
Keith Starke
Barclay Poling
Robert Martin
Virginia Cooperative Extension

2018 Southeastern US Vegetable Crop Handbook

  Table of Contents: General Production Recommendations List of Insects, Disease, and Weed Control Tables Specific Commodity Recommendation Pest Management Calibrating Chemical Application Equipment Registered Fungicides, Insecticides, and Miticides for Vegetables Insect and Weed Control...
A. Majumdar
J.M. Kemble
G.G. Kennedy
J.F. Walgenbach
R.B. Batts
M. Clough
J.M. Davis
E.R. Eure
C.C. Gunter
K.M. Jennings
D.W. Monks
J.R. Schultheis
A.C. Thornton
T.E. Birdsell
L.M. Quesada-Ocampo
F.J. Louws
I.M. Meadows
A.N. Sparks
G.E. Boyhan
T.W. Coolong
B. Dutta
S. Culpepper
R. A. Schmidt-Jeffris
P. Smith
R.L. Hassell
G.A. Miller
B.K. Ward
A. Keinath
M. Cutulle
K. Fontenot
C. Motsenbocker
T. Smith
R. Singh
E. Rebek
L. Brandenberger
G. Driever
J. Shrefler
K. Woodburn
J. Damicone
H. Zhang
R.D. French
J. Lee
A. McWhirt
R.T. Bessin
E. Pfeufer
H. Savoy
F.A. Hale
C. Sams
A.L. Wszelaki
R.A. Arancibia
R.A. Straw
T.P. Kuhar
S.L. Rideout
M.S. Reiter
Southeastern Vegetable Extension Workers

Pest Management Guide: Home Grounds and Animals, 2018

  This 2018 Virginia Pest Management Guide provides the latest recommendations for controlling diseases, insects, and weeds for home grounds and animals. Also available in this guide is information about prevention and nonchemical control as alternatives to chemical control or as part of an...
Stephanie Blevins
Michael J. Weaver
Virginia Cooperative Extension