Early season development of red mite is reported as profuse on lime sulfur sprayed plots and meager on oil sprayed plots. By the end of the season the conditions were reversed, having been brought about in large measure through the biological control effected by the lady beetle, Sielhorus punctum Lec.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: April 1, 1928
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