Effective aphid management in greenhouse crops by optimizing biological control and nutrient inputs
Mattson, Neil; Sanderson, John; Lamb, Elizabeth; Eshenaur, Brian; Lobdell, Elise; Catlin, Nora; Hall, Karen Dean
Twenty-five greenhouse operations will adopt biological control and fertilizer practices for successful aphid management that reduce pesticide inputs for aphids by 50% and crop nitrogen inputs by 20% while maintaining or enhancing crop quality.
NYS IPM Type: Project Report
New York State Integrated Pest Management Program
Agricultural IPM; Ornamentals; Greenhouse; Biocontrol