Control of the Elm Leaf Beetle1 in Colorado2
Author: BREWER, J. W.
Source: Journal of Economic Entomology, Volume 66, Number 1, February 1973 , pp. 162-164(3)
Publisher: Entomological Society of America
Abstract:Insecticidal tests to control Pyrrhalta luteola (Muller) were conducted in a windbreak of Siberian elm, Ulmus pumila L., near Fort Collins, Colorado, Foliar sprays of carbaryl, acephate, and oxydemetomethyl; soil drenches of oxydemetonmethyl; and soil implantations of carbofuran significantly reduced beetle populations. Carbaryl and carbofuran gave best seasonal control.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: February 1, 1973
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