6. Vegetable Pests and Problems

  1. Donald N. Maynard1 and
  2. George J. Hochmuth2

Published Online: 27 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470121474.ch6

Knott's Handbook for Vegetable Growers, Fifth Edition

Knott's Handbook for Vegetable Growers, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Maynard, D. N. and Hochmuth, G. J. (2007) Vegetable Pests and Problems, in Knott's Handbook for Vegetable Growers, Fifth Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470121474.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Florida, Wimauma, Florida, USA

  2. 2

    University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAR 2007
  2. Published Print: 27 SEP 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471738282

Online ISBN: 9780470121474

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Keywords:

  • plant damage by pollutants;
  • soil solarization;
  • worker protection standard (WPS);
  • pest control in organic farming systems;
  • wildlife control

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Air Pollution

  • Integrated Pest Management

  • Soil Solarization

  • Pesticide Use Precautions

  • Pesticide Application and Equipment

  • Vegetable Seed Treatment

  • Nematodes

  • Diseases

  • Insects

  • Pest Management in Organic Production Systems

  • Wildlife Control