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

Fusarium sp. Associated With Vanilla sp. Rot in Nayarit, Mexico

  Vanilla production is threatened by fungi, which cause diseases such as Fusariumoxysporum. This research aimed to identify Fusarium associated with rot of wild Vanilla in Nayarit, México, by morphological, molecular and pathogenic characteristics. Morphological...
Rodolfo Casillas-Isiordia
Felipe Roberto Flores-de la Rosa
Álvaro Can-Chulim
Gregorio Luna Esquivel
Raúl Rodríguez-Guerra
Leobarda Guadalupe Ramírez-Guerrero
Mauricio Luna-Rodríguez
ARPN Journal of Agricultural and Biological Science

Evaluación de la Preferencia de Liriomyza spp. en Genotipos Diferentes de Garbanzo y Efecto del Extracto de Melia Azedarach

  En Argentina se están desarrollando genotipos de garbanzo (Cicer arietinum L.) para adecuarlos a las distintas zonas de producción. Estos presentan diferentes fenotipos lo que podría afectar las preferencias de oviposición de los insectos herbívoros de h...
Delia S. Ávalos
Guillermo Ricobelli
Sara M. Palacios
María T. Defagó
Revista de la Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias

Organic Gardening

  Contents:  Objectives Introduction History Principles of Organic Gardening Soil Management and Fertility Pest Management (Weeds, Insects, and Diseases) Record Keeping Summary Case Study—Think IPM: Lettuce Seedlings Frequently Asked Questions Further Reading Chapter Text...
Aimee Colf
Lucy Bradley
Frank Louws
David Orr
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

Identification of Pesticide Residue level in Lettuce Based on Hyperspectra and Chlorophyll Fluorescence Spectra

  Fast identification of pesticide residue level in lettuce leaves plays a key role in the test of food safety. In order to identify the different concentrations pesticide residues of lettuce leaves in a fast and nondestructive way, the hyperspectra coupled with chlorophyll fluorescence...
Sun Jun
Zhou Xin
Mao Hanping
Wu Xiaohong
Zhang Xiaodong
Gao Hongyan
International Journal of Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Effectiveness of Integrated Pest Management Practices Utilized by Farmers in Osun State, Nigeria

  The study examined the effectiveness of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) practices utilized by Osogbo Catholic Rural Development (RUDEP) farmers in Osun State, Nigeria. Personal and socio-economic characteristics, types of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) utilized, level of utilization of...
B.O. Adisa
O.T. Alao
World Journal of Agricultural Sciences

Organic Vegetable IPM Guide

  Interest in nonchemical pest control has increased over the past several years. To some people, this means the same as “organic farming,” which implies nature’s way. But in this publication, we talk about controlling pests without chemicals, or at least fewer chemicals....
Mississippi State University Extension
Mississippi State University Extension

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