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Pests and diseases of cucurbits and their control in Canada

Robert N. Lucy

Pests and diseases of cucurbits and their control in Canada

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Published by Pestology Centre, Dept. of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, B. C .
Written in English

  • Cucurbitaceae -- Diseases and pests.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert N. Lucy.
    SeriesPest management papers -- no. 16.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15062902M

    hazards. Pests are managed to reduce their neg-ative impact on the crop, although pests are rarely eliminated. Essential to the IPM approach is scouting and monitoring of diseases, insects, weeds, and abi-otic disorders in order to identify potential prob-lems before they result in serious losses. The key. Texas A&M University - Academic analyses and information on horticultural crops ranging from fruits and nuts to ornamentals, viticulture and wine.

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Year-Round IPM Program for Cucurbits (9/11) Seedlings (Cotyledons to 4 leaves) Vegetative growth. Fruit development. Harvest and postharvest. UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines. University of California's official guidelines for pest monitoring techniques, pesticides, and nonpesticide alternatives for managing pests in agriculture, floriculture.

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Cucumber, Cucumis sativus, is a warm season, vining, annual plant in the family Cucurbitaceae grown for its edible cucumber cucumber plant is a sprawling vine with large leaves and curling tendrils. The plant may have 4 or 5 main stems from which the tendrils branch. Crop Pests and Diseases. A manual on the most important pests and diseases of the major food crops grown by smallholder farmers in Africa.

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Obviously, there are other pests that cucurbit growers need to control, so some disruption of the natural enemies is to be expected. However, growers should only be spraying for pests like cucumber beetles when they exceed the threshold of 1 beetle per plant for cantaloupes and cucumbers and 5 beetles per plant for the other cucurbits.

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The Galerucids, Aulacophora (Ceratia) hilaris, Boisd., and A. (Rhaphidopalpa) abdominalis, F., which have similar life-histories, and the Coccinellid, Epilachna vigintioctopunctata, F., are the only ones likely to attain pest proportions each year in all parts of by: 6.Margaret McGrath Associate Professor Long Island Horticultural Research & Extension Center Riverhead, NY () Email: [email protected] Need help.