Resources for Publications for Sale
|Pest Management Guide: Field Crops, 2017||Feb 17, 2017||456-016 (ENTO-221P)|
|Pest Management Guide: Horticultural and Forest Crops, 2017||Feb 17, 2017||456-017 (ENTO-222P)|
|Pest Management Guide: Home Grounds and Animals, 2017||
This 2017 Virginia Pest Management Guide provides the latest recommendations for controlling diseases, insects, and weeds for home grounds and animals. The chemical controls in this guide are based on the latest pesticide label information at the time of writing. Because pesticide labels change, read the label directions carefully before buying and using any pesticide. Regardless of the information provided here, always follow the latest product label instructions when using any pesticide.
|Mar 15, 2017||456-018 (ENTO-220P)|
|2017 Spray Bulletin for Commercial Tree Fruit Growers||
Integrated pest management (IPM) is the approach emphasized in this guide; some aspects of IPM are incorporated throughout, although this guide mainly deals with the chemical component of IPM. IPM combines biological control from predators with selective chemical application for maintaining pest populations below economic threshold levels. This approach requires that growers give careful consideration to the selection, application rate and timing of chemical sprays. The degree of integration achieved will vary according to the management ability, training and objectives of the orchardist. Inadequate monitoring or implementation of IPM practices will lead to unsatisfactory results. In order to encourage the biological control components of the program, growers must consider the toxicity of chemicals to predators (Table 9, page 59) in addition to their efficacy against fruit pests (Tables 7 and 8, pages 56-58).
|Feb 22, 2017||456-419 (ANR-172P)|
|2017 Mid-Atlantic Commercial Vegetable Production Recommendations||
New varieties and strains of vegetables are constantly being developed throughout the world and it is impossible to list and describe all of them, only those that are available and are adapted to the mid-Atlantic region are listed in this publication.
|Mar 6, 2017||456-420 (AREC-203P)|
|Pesticide Applicator Manuals||Nov 17, 2011||VTTP-2|