Sex-lure traps reduce insecticide treatments for pink bollworm
N. C. Toscano, University of Arkansas
R. K. Sharma
R. A. VAN Steenwyk, U.C.
V. Sevacherian, U.C.
C. Hernandez, University of California
H. T. Reynolds, U.C.
K. Kido, U.C.
A. J. Mueller, University of Arkansas
California Agriculture 30(6):12-13. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v030n06p12.
“Repeated applications of insecticide have not only increased production costs, but also have destroyed many beneficial insects and further aggravated pest problems.”
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This research was supported in part by the California cotton industry.
Appreciation is extended to J. Anderson, D. Cason, L. Ede, H. Meister, B. Micalizio, C. Shields, D. Shores, K. Shouse, and G. Stanworth for their contributions.