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

The Potency of Three Botanical Powders in Preventing Cowpea Infestation by Weevil (Callosobruchus maculatus)

  Callosobruchus maculatus is the main bruchid species attacking stored cowpea (Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp) in West Africa causing high losses that leads to its subsidiary position in farming systems and the use of synthetic insecticides which are noxious to man and livestock and pollute the...
M.O. Adebola
J.G. Yusuf
World Journal of Agricultural Sciences

2017 Commercial Pecan Spray Guide

  Contents:  Commercial Pecan Insect Control (Bearing Trees) Commercial Pecan INsect and Disease Spray Guide (Non-Bearing Trees) Pecan Chemicals: Pre-Harvest Intervals and Other Restrictions Pecan Disease Control  Commercial Pecan Weed Control   Foliar Zinc Sprays for Bearing...
Tim Brenneman
Jason Brock
A. Stanley Culpepper
Will Hudson
Wayne Mitchem
Lenny Wells
UGA Extension

2016 Southeast Regional Bunch Grape Integrated Management Guide

  Contents:  Site selection Site development Plant selection  Fumigant risk mitigation Fumigation with Telone products Dormant pruning Soil testing Insect scouting Dormant application of fungicides Dormant application of insecticides
Mizuho Nita
Mizuho Nita
Hannah Burrack
Doug Pfeiffer
Wayne Mitchem
David Lockwood
Bob Bellinger
Phil Brannen
Powell Smith
The Southern Region Small Fruit Consortium

Commercial Production of Staked Tomatoes in the Southeast

  Contents:  Getting Started Cover Cropping  Production Systems  Equipment  Fumigation  Fertilization  Transplants Transplanting  Steaking and Trellising  Pruning Pest Management  Physiological Disorders Harvesting  Cleaning and Grading...
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

Presencia de Dos Plagas del Eucalipto sobre el Manzano

  Recientemente se ha detectado la presencia sobre el manzano de dos insectos exóticos hasta ahora conocidos sólo en las plantaciones de eucalipto. En este artículo se describe dicho hallazgo y se discuten las implicaciones que podría tener para el cultivo del...
Marcos Miñarro Prado
Aitor Somoano García
Rocío Rosa García
SERIDA

Cassava

  Contents: Introduction Improving soil fertility Proper weed management Effective pest management Effective disease management Reducing postharvest losses Marketing and organic certification of cassava production 
Olugbenga O. AdeOluwa
Ofoso Budu
Brian Ssebunya
Research Institute of Organic Agriculture

2017 Southeast Regional Strawberry Integrated Pest Management Guide

  Contents:  App and Online Tools General Pesticide Information Seasonal “At-a-Glance” Arthropod Guide Pre-planting: Disease and Weed Management Fungicide Resistance Management Recommendations Planting and Early Post-planting: Disease Management Post-planting: Insect...
Frank J. Louws
Charles Johnson
Guido Schnabel
Rebecca A. Melanson
Kathryn Fontenot
Hannah J. Burrack
Doug Pfeiffer
Ash Sial
Katie Jennings
Phil Brannen
Powell Smith
The Southern Region Small Fruit Consortium

Insects

  Objectives Introduction Insect Structures Insect Life Cycle Insect Classification Insect Orders Important to Gardeners Common Noninsect Arthropod Pests of Plants or People in the Garden Identifying Insect Problems Types of Insect Injury Encouraging Beneficial Insects Case Study—Think...
Hannah Burrack
Matt Bertone
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

Efecto in Vitro de Plaguicidas Comerciales sobre Trichoderma harzianum cepa A- 34

  El trabajo tuvo como objetivo evaluar el efecto in vitro de seis plaguicidas comerciales sobre el crecimiento micelial, la esporulación y la germinación de los conidios de Trichoderma harzianum cepa A-34. El ensayo fue llevado a cabo con los siguientes productos: folpet (Folpam...
Leónides Castellanos González
María E. Lorenzo Nicao
Berta Lina Muiño
Ricardo Hernández Pérez
Dagoberto Guillen Sánchez
Revista de la Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias

Pesticide Use and Safety Information 2017

  Contents:  Restricted Use Pesticides Special Local Needs The Safe Use of Pesticides
Wayne Buhler
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service