Managing resistance is critical to future use of pyrethroids and neonicotinoids
California Agriculture 59(1):11-15. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v059n01p11.
Pyrethroids and neonicotinoids have become important replacements for organophosphates, but resistance and nontarget impacts have been already identified.
; ; R. A. Van Steenwyk is Cooperative Extension Entomologist, Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, UC Berkeley; and F.G. Zalom is Entomologist, Agricultural Experiment Station, and Cooperative Extension Entomologist, Department of Entomology, UC Davis. We gratefully acknowledge the California Department of Food and Agriculture for financial support in the development of the base document, and in publication of this special issue. We also thank the many UC Cooperative Extension Specialists and Farm Advisors who provided technical expertise in the development of alternative scenarios for the specific crops studied.