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Relation of Snow Cover to Infestation by the Grape Berry Moth(Polychrosis Viteana Clemens)

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In western New York, the survival of the grape berry moth during a normal winter was found to be rather closely related to the amount of snow cover present during periods when the temperature dropped to near zero Fahrenheit. Snow drifting in vineyards on level or north sloping soil furnishes the most continuous cover for the cocoons and such areas constitute foci of infestation for the pest except during abnormal winters. Practical immunity is secured either by removing obstructions that cause drifts or by avoiding the planting pf vines in such places.

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: February 1, 1929

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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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