Persistent Link:
http://hdl.handle.net/10150/219996
Title:
Evaluation of Foliar Insecticides for Whitefly Control in Cantaloupes
Author:
Umeda, K.; MacNeil, D.; Roberts, D.; Lund, N.
Issue Date:
Aug-2000
Publisher:
College of Agriculture, University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ)
Journal:
Vegetable: A College of Agriculture Report
Abstract:
The pyrethroid insecticides esfenvalerate (Asana®), bifenthrin (Capture®), or fenpropathrin (Danitol®) combined with endosulfan effectively reduced whitefly (WF, Bemisia argentifolii) counts at 1 week after treatment (WAT) following each of five applications. Asana, Capture, or Danitol combined with endosulfan effectively reduced WF counts at 1 WAT following each of five applications. Danitol treated melons exhibited fewer adult WF compared to Asana or Capture at most of the rating dates at 6 days after treatment (DAT) of each of the applications and also at 11 DAT of the last application. A single application of buprofezin (Applaud®) treatments or pymetrozine (Fulfill®) effectively reduced WF nymphs for 18 to 24 DAT and adults were reduced for 18 DAT. Fulfill exhibited a rate response where the higher rate reduced WF counts more than the lower rate.
Keywords:
Agriculture -- Arizona; Vegetables -- Arizona; Cotton -- Insects
Series/Report no.:
AZ1177; Series P-122

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dc.titleEvaluation of Foliar Insecticides for Whitefly Control in Cantaloupesen_US
dc.contributor.authorUmeda, K.en_US
dc.contributor.authorMacNeil, D.en_US
dc.contributor.authorRoberts, D.en_US
dc.contributor.authorLund, N.en_US
dc.date.issued2000-08-
dc.publisherCollege of Agriculture, University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ)en_US
dc.identifier.journalVegetable: A College of Agriculture Reporten_US
dc.description.abstractThe pyrethroid insecticides esfenvalerate (Asana®), bifenthrin (Capture®), or fenpropathrin (Danitol®) combined with endosulfan effectively reduced whitefly (WF, Bemisia argentifolii) counts at 1 week after treatment (WAT) following each of five applications. Asana, Capture, or Danitol combined with endosulfan effectively reduced WF counts at 1 WAT following each of five applications. Danitol treated melons exhibited fewer adult WF compared to Asana or Capture at most of the rating dates at 6 days after treatment (DAT) of each of the applications and also at 11 DAT of the last application. A single application of buprofezin (Applaud®) treatments or pymetrozine (Fulfill®) effectively reduced WF nymphs for 18 to 24 DAT and adults were reduced for 18 DAT. Fulfill exhibited a rate response where the higher rate reduced WF counts more than the lower rate.en_US
dc.subjectAgriculture -- Arizonaen_US
dc.subjectVegetables -- Arizonaen_US
dc.subjectCotton -- Insectsen_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10150/219996-
dc.relation.ispartofseriesAZ1177en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesSeries P-122en_US
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