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Fruit crop pests

Luis F. Suguiyama

Fruit crop pests

growers report the severity and intensity

by Luis F. Suguiyama

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, [Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., distributor] in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

  • Agricultural pests -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Fruit -- Diseases and pests -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Pesticides -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Plant diseases -- United States -- Statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLuis F. Suguiyama and Gerald A. Carlson.
    SeriesAgriculture information bulletin -- no. 488.
    ContributionsCarlson, Gerald A., United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 27 p. ;
    Number of Pages27
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17667364M

    Date palm (Phoenix dactylifera L.) is a major fruit crop in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). The crop’s tolerance to high temperature, drought, and salinity makes it suitable to the harsh environment in the MENA region. Date palm is currently cultivated in nearly 30 countries on the Asian, African, American, and Australasian : Mustapha El Bouhssini.   A rapid introduction to fruit flies belonging to the genera Bactrocera, Zeugodacus and Dacus.. Throughout Asia, Australia and the Pacific, and increasingly in Africa, the primary horticultural insect pests are fruit flies belonging to the genera Bactrocera, Zeugodacus and Dacus (Diptera: Tephritidae: Dacini). The Dacini is a hugely diverse clade of nearly species endemic to the . CD Roms from the ARC-Plant Protection Research include: (i) Crop Pests, vol. 1: Deciduous Fruit, Grapes and Berries (ii) Crop Pests, vol. 2: Citrus and Other Subtropicals (iii) Crop Pests, Vol. 3: Potatoes and Other Vegetables (also available as a book) (iv) Crop Pests, Vol. 4: Field Crops and Pastures (v) Crop Pests, vol. 5: Flowers and Other. The plants produces flowers with five teeth (petals) which are usually white in color. Chilli pepper plants can reach heights in the range of to m (– ft) tall and although they are perennial species, they are commonly grown as annuals, with fruit being harvested for one growing season.

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