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

Cocoa (Chocolate Bean) Growing in The Florida Home Landscape

  Table of Contents: Description Varieties Climate Propagation Production Spacing Planting a Cocoa Tree Site Selection Plating in Sandy Soil Planting in Rockland Soil Planting on a Mound Care of Cocoa Tress in the Home Landscape Pruning Insect Pests Diseases Harvest      ...
Jonathan H. Crane
Carlos F. Balerdi
Gene Joyner
IFAS Extension, University of Florida

Fall Armyworm in Africa: A Guide for Integrated Pest Management

  Table of Contents: Chapter 1 - Integrated Pest Management of Fall Armyworm in Africa: An Introduction Chapter 2 - Monitoring, Surveillance, and Scouting for Fall Armyworm Chapter 3 - Pesticide Hazard and Risk Management, and Compatibility with IPM Chapter 4 - Host...
The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT)
United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
Feed the Future
The CGIAR Research Program on Maize (MAIZE)
USAID & CIMMYT

Incidencia de Aves Granivoras y Su Importancia como Plagas en El Cultivo de Quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa Willd.) en El Altiplano Peruano

  La quinua es uno de los principales cultivos en el altiplano peruano, muy revalorado actualmente por sus cualidades nutricionales, pero con fuertes incidencias de aves-plaga que pueden mermar significativamente su productividad. El objetivo de este estudio fue evaluar la comunidad...
Alfredo Loza-Del Carpio
Judith Clavitea
Pedro Delgado
African Crop Science Journal

Effect of Hydrogen Peroxide and Thiourea in Dormancy Breaking of Microtubers and Field-grown Tubers of Potato

  Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) microtubers or field-grown tubers have a dormant apical bud (also called tuber dormancy). They do not readily sprout even if environmental conditions are favorable, including optimum temperature and humidity. The objective of this study was to evaluate...
F. Mani
T. Bettaeib
N. Doudech
C. Hannachi
African Crop Science Journal

Influence of 2, 3-Dihydro-2, 2-Dimethyl Benzofuran Rates and Okra Varieties on The Incidence of Flea Beetle

  Okra, Abelmoschus esculentus L. (Syn. Hibiscus esculentus) is an important vegetable crop cultivated mainly for its immature edible green fruits that are known for their high levels of vitamins A, C and some minerals. Unfortunately, insect pests are a major setback for commercial...
E.O. Ogah
African Crop Science Journal

Alabama Pest Management Handbook 2018

  Table of Contents: Safety Contact Information Worker Protection Standard Safe use, handling, and storage of pesticides  
Sonja B. Thomas
Alabama Cooperative Extension System

Integrated Strategies for Management of Spotted Wing Drosophila in Organic Small Fruit Production

  Table of Content: Introduction Monitoring, identification and thresholds Cultivar selection Sanitation Pruning and harvest frequency Exclusion netting Attract-and-kill Biological control Chemical control Post-harvest cooling Summary  References and resources
Heather Leach
Matthew J. Grieshop
Rufus Isaacs
Michigan State University

2017 Vegetable Production Handbook for Florida - Cucurbits

  Table of Contents: Botany and Planting Cultivars Asian Cucurbits Cultivars  
Josh H. Freeman
Eugene J. McAvoy
Nathan S. Boyd
Monica Ozores-Hampton
Mathews Paret
Qingren Wang
Christian F. Miller
Joseph W. Noling
Xavier Martini
IFAS Extension, University of Florida

Cornell High Tunnels Crop Guide - Tomato

  Table of Contents: Structures and Trellising Timing Bed Preparation Fertillization Irrigation Varieties Pests and Diseases
Cornell University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Cornell University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Commercial Crop Guide Collands & Kale

  Table of Contents: Varieties  Soil preferences Optimum growing conditions Establishment methods Fertility/fertilization Water/irrigation Pest management  Harvest Transit condition
Commercial Crop Guide Collands & Kale
Agrilife Extension Texas A&M System