Arizona Veg IPM Update: Aphid and plant disease management, herbicide timing

Arizona Veg IPM Update: Aphid and plant disease management, herbicide timing

Aphid species which infest leafy vegetables are historically most severe on crops planted in the Desert Southwest from mid-November through December.

The Arizona Vegetable Integrated Pest Management Update from the University of Arizona (UA) Cooperative Extension in Yuma, Ariz. released Nov. 13, 2013.

Aphid management on lettuce using soil, foliar insecticides

By John Palumbo, UA research scientist and Extension specialist

In a recent update, I noted that pest control advisers (PCAs) would soon find aphids infesting local lettuce and cole crop fields.

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