Missouri Alternatives Center Library


Title: IPM for apples
Contributors: Produced by Rooy Media ; presented by Rodale Institute
Published: Frederick , MD : Rooy Media , c1991
Series: Farmer to farmer, strategies for sustainable agriculture

Summary: Aspects of integrated pest management include appropriate management of pesticides with emphasis on reduction in use of pesticides, pesticide alternatives that involve knowledge of insect behavior and life cycles, biological controls and cultural means, including disease resistant varieties. Pros and cons of IPM choices are discussed. Further progress in IPM depends on support from both growers and the public

Call Number: 64.2073 I
Subjects: Apples, Integrated pest management, Sustainable agriculture