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Integrated pest management (IPM) has been practiced by the fruit industry for at least 30 years. Naturally occurring beneficial insects have been encouraged to thrive alongside introduced predatory insects. However, Conservation Biological Control (CBC) and augmented biocontrol through the release...

Author(s)
Fountain, M. T.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Insects, 2022, 13, 3,
Abstract

Bruggmanniella perseae is a 5-m-long yellow Cecidomyiidae that causes deformation of immature fruit and abortion and premature fruit drop of avocado (Persea americana Mill.). Damage was reported on 'Haas' avocado at Michoacán, Mexico. This is the first report of its presence and damage and...

Author(s)
Laureano-Ahuelicán, B.; Hernández-Romero, O.; Equihua-Martinez, A.; Pérez-Silva, M.; Martínez-Domínguez, E.; Rodríguez-Vélez, B.
Publisher
Society of Southwestern Entomologists, Dallas, USA
Citation
Southwestern Entomologist, 2022, 47, 2, pp 443-448
Abstract

In July 2015, a ripe rot disease was observed on grape berries cv. Black queen planted in a vineyard in Erlin Township of Changhua County, Taiwan. The problem caused great concerns to the vine farmers because of its wide distribution and serious damage on berries, especially in rainy weather....

Author(s)
Duan, C. H.; Chen, G. Y.
Publisher
American Phytopathological Society (APS Press), St. Paul, USA
Citation
Plant Disease, 2022, 106, 2, pp 764-764
Abstract

Forage crops can be defined as those plants which are directly or indirectly consumed by animals while fodders are those plant species which are generally fed to the animals as fresh and storage products viz., hay and silage. The cultivation of forage and fodder crops subjected to various biotic...

Author(s)
Deepak Kumar; Vinod Kumar; Mann, S. S.; Rubal Kamboj
Publisher
Indian Society of Forage Research, Hisar, India
Citation
Forage Research, 2022, 47, 4, pp 408-415
Abstract

Roots can effectively consolidate and support the soil and are affected by external forces. To identify the survival strategies and soil reinforcement capability of roots against damaging forces, we investigated Hippophae rhamnoides taproots with a diameter of 1-4 mm in a coal mining subsidence...

Author(s)
Wang Bo; Liu Jing; Wang ChengLong; Zhang Xin
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
International Journal of Phytoremediation, 2022, 24, 4, pp 409-419
AbstractFull Text

Growing grapes in cool climate areas is the same front type challenging due to the high risk of winter injury. Passive and active methods can be used to reduce or prevent cold damage and protect the vineyards. Passive protection methods are generally cultural practices and performed before cold...

Author(s)
Rahemi, A.; Fisher, H.; Carter, K.; Taghavi, T.
Publisher
Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
Citation
Horticultural Science, 2022, 49, 2, pp 59-70
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The objective of this study was to examine the performance of soybean seeds at different storage periods as well as their physiological quality after the application of spray mixtures of insecticides, fungicides, polymers, micronutrients and biostimulants. The experiment was laid out in a...

Author(s)
Pereira, R. C.; Silva, B. G. da; Braccini, A. L.; Oliveira, S. M. de; Coppo, C.; Bastiane, G. G. de; Pelloso, M. F.; Borges, Y. M.
Publisher
Southern Cross Publishing Group, Brisbane, Australia
Citation
Australian Journal of Crop Science, 2022, 16, 4, pp 539-544
Abstract

This study was conducted to determine thrips (Thysanoptera) species, their population changes as well as damage rates in vineyard areas in Mersin Province (Türkiye) in 2019 and 2020. Fourteen Thysanoptera species were identified. Rubiothrips vitis (Priesner, 1933) (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) was...

Author(s)
Teke, I.; Atakan, E.
Publisher
Türkiye Entomoloji Dernegi, Bornova, Turkey
Citation
Türkiye Entomoloji Dergisi, 2022, 46, 2, pp 199-210
Abstract

Climate change leads to the extreme occurrence of events, water-related disasters, and pressure on existing water resources. The water resource is important for the ecosystem to create resilient and sustainable settlements. The imbalance between evaporation and precipitation creates either shortage ...

Author(s)
Vinita Yadav; Zeeshan Ibrar
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Water Resources Management, 2022, 36, 4, pp 1323-1338
Abstract

Natural components like plant fractions, barrier and trap crop, biopesticide, straw mulch, phytosanitation etc. were evaluated to design safer pest management modules against okra pests. The module components effectively checked the infestation and damage of the important pests like spotted borer...

Author(s)
Chakraborti, S.; Nandi Pranabesh
Publisher
Malhotra Publishing House, New Delhi, India
Citation
Journal of Entomological Research, 2022, 46, 2, pp 272-277

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