Further Studies on Control of the Clover Root Borer in Virginia1
Author: WOODSIDE, A. M.
Source: Journal of Economic Entomology, Volume 53, Number 3, June 1960 , pp. 449-450(2)
Publisher: Entomological Society of America
Abstract:The clover root borer, Hylastinus obscurus (Marsh.), was effectively controlled in red clover by granulated insecticides. Heptachlor at 0.6 pound, BHC at 1 pound of the gamma isomer and aidrin at 0.7 pound per acre were effective for one season. Heptachlor at 1 pound per acre gave good control for two seasons, and at 2 pounds gave satisfactory control for three seasons.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: June 1, 1960
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