ERIC Number: ED158990
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Safe, Effective Use of Pesticides, A Manual for Commercial Applicators: Ornamental and Turf Pest Control.
Extension Service (USDA), Washington, DC.; Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. Cooperative Extension Service.
This manual is intended to assist pesticide applicators in the area of ornamental and turf pest control prepare for certification under the Michigan Pesticide Control Act of 1976. The three sections presented describe: (1) Ornamentals; (2) Turfgrass; and (3) Pest Control. Section one discusses the diagnostic chart for plant problems, non-pest injury, disease agents, weeds, insects and mites, and vertebrate pests. Section two discusses disease agents, weeds, insects and vertebrate pests. Section three discusses phytotoxicity, environmental concerns, protecting animals and people, application and area measurements. A list of self-help questions and instructions for completing the questions are presented at the end of each section. (HM)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Extension Service (USDA), Washington, DC.; Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. Cooperative Extension Service.
Identifiers: Michigan; Ornamental Plants; Pest Control
Note: For related documents, see SE 024 681-693 and ED 152 516-517