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Author(s):Vittum, Patricia J.
Author Affiliation:Department of Entomology, University of Massachusetts
Title:Annual bluegrass weevils: An update
Meeting Info.:Amherst, MA: June 24, 1998
Source:Turfgrass Field Day [Massachusetts]. 1998, p. 54-55.
# of Pages:2
Publishing Information:Amherst, MA: University of Massachusetts
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Listronotus maculicollis; Golf courses; Pest profile; Pest control; Insect control; Cultural control; Insecticides; Application timing; Insecticide evaluation; Cyfluthrin; Combination treatments; Imidacloprid; Tank mix; Application rates; Trichlorfon
Abstract/Contents:Discusses the bluegrass weevil's preference for annual bluegrass, its lifecycle, and control strategies. Mentions some cultural practices that help control bluegrass weevils, and details the use of insecticides to control bluegrass weevils. Also gives data on 1997 field trials to determine which combinations of insecticides are most effective. The highest rate of control, 97%, was acheived using a combination of two applications of Tempo 20WP and one application of Merit 75 WP.
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Vittum, P. J. 1998. Annual bluegrass weevils: An update. Turfgrass Field Day [Massachusetts]. p. 54-55.
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