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

La Técnica de Aplicación de Pesticidas

Cuando el productor decide defender su cultivo del ataque de diversas plagas y enfermedades, es necesario que adopte la metodología de control que resulte más eficiente. De este modo, el esfuerzo económico realizado tendrá la mayor recompensa, a través de un...
Raúl F. del Monte
INTA Argentina

Pests of Fruits (Banana, Mango and Pomegranate)

Contents Banana Major Insect Pests Thrips Aphids Corm weevil Stem weevil Burrowing nematode Major Diseases Sigatoka leaf spot Anthracnose Banana bract mosaic virus Banana bunchy top virus Cigar end rot...
D.B. Ahuja
Niranjan Singh
A.K. Kanojia
R.V. Singh
R. Sumitha
Hera Lal Yadav
Neelam Mehta
Jyotsana Sharma
Sachin Suroshe
R. Thangavelu
S.G. Borkar
K.S. Raghuvanshi
S.R. Kulkarni
N.B. Shaikh
N.M. Patil
Suresh Pardesi
S.K Godse
M.B. Dalavi
J.J. Jadhav
G.K. Ghorpade
S.P. Arnikar
National Centre for Integrated Pest Management

Management of Black Scale and Apple Weevil in Olives

What the report is about This report provides olive growers with monitoring, and organic and conventional control methods for black scale and apple weevil. The information generated by this project also provides new methods to improve control of apple weevil. Who is the report targeted at? This...
Sonya Broughton
Stewart Learmonth
RIRDC Australia

Bioefficacy of Bacillus thuringiensis isolates crude protein against Plutella xylostella L.

  A laboratory experiment was carried out to isolate and study the effect of different concentrations of Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) crude protein on Diamond back moth (Plutella xylostella). Crude protein from thirteen Bt isolates was extracted and used at different concentrations viz., 100,...
Geeta Goudar
A.R. Alagawadi
Journal of Biopesticides

Integrated Pest Management for Greenhouse Crops

This publication covers IPM for greenhouse crops, both vegetable and ornamental. Monitoring, sanitation, biological controls, biorational pesticides, insect growth regulators, and disease control methods are discussed. Tables include information on the newest biorational pesticides and biological...
Lane Greer
Steve Diver
ATTRA

Peanut- Insect, Disease, Nematode, and Weed Control Recommendations

Contents IPM Insect Control in Peanuts Table of Peanut Insect Control (chemical) Table of Common Beneficial Insects Occurring in Peanut Fields Disease and Nematode Control Table of Peanut Disease Control Table of Properties of Fungicides and Nematicides Used on Peanuts That May...
Alabama Cooperative Extension System
Alabama A&M and Auburn Universities

Vegetable Integrated Pest Management

  Many insect pest and disease management problems arise from relying entirely on pesticides for control. Integrated pest management (IPM) is a strategy that draws on a range of management tools with the goal of using the least ecologically disruptive techniques to manage pests within...
Sandra McDougall
Department of Trade and Investment ,State of New South Wales, Australia

Resource Guide to Organic Insect and Disease Management

Organic farmers rely primarily on preventive, cultural, and integrated methods of pest and disease management. Additionally, there are a number of materials that can complement and support organic management. This guide was developed to provide a useful and scientifically accurate reference for...
Brian Caldwell
Eric Sideman
Abby Seaman
Anthony M. Shelton
Christine D. Smart
Cornell University

Vegetable Insects

This vegetable insect identification bulleting inclides the following insects: Aphids Flea Beetles White Grubs Leafhoppers Japanese Beetle Cutworms Tarnished Plant Bug Twospotted Spider Mite  Striped Blister Beetle Imported Cabbageworm Wireworm Cabbage...
Ricky E. Foster
John L. Obermeyer
Purdue University

Biological Control and Natural Enemies

  Biological control is the beneficial action of predators, parasites, pathogens, and competitors in controlling pestsand their damages. Biocontrol provided by these living organisms (collectively called "natural enemies") is especially important for reducing the number of pests...
S.H. Dreistadt
University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources