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Spreader Tests on Apples and Peaches: A Second Report

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Abstract:

The efficacy of a casein spreader (Kayso) in the commonly recommended sprays for apple and peach has been studied for the second season. These sprays, with al:\d without the spreader, were mixed by the writers and applied by the regular orchard force.

The seeond season's results parallel those of thc first year's work. There is no indication that the incorporation of the spreader with the usual sprays influenced the protection of the fruit from insects and diseases. The conclusion is that the use of a casein spreader (Kayso) in the apple and peach sprays under orchard conditions in Virginia is not justified from the standpoints of effectiveness and economy.

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: April 1, 1924

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  • Journal of Economic Entomology is published bimonthly in February, April, June, August, October, and December. The journal publishes articles on the economic significance of insects and is divided into the following sections: apiculture & social insects; arthropods in relation to plant disease; forum; insecticide resistance and resistance management; ecotoxicology; biological and microbial control; ecology and behavior; sampling and biostatistics; household and structural insects; medical entomology; molecular entomology; veterinary entomology; forest entomology; horticultural entomology; field and forage crops, and small grains; stored-product; commodity treatment and quarantine entomology; and plant resistance. In addition to research papers, Journal of Economic Entomology publishes Letters to the Editor, interpretive articles in a Forum section, Short Communications, Rapid Communications, and Book Reviews.
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