ERIC Number: ED160354
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Important Insect Pests of Fruit - Important Insect Pests of Nuts - Field Crop Insect Pests - Insect Pests of Vegetable Crops.
Gesell, Stanley G.; And Others
This document consists of four agriculture extension service publications from Pennsylvania State University. The titles are: (1) Important Insect Pests of Fruit; (2) Important Insect Pests of Nuts; (3) Field Crop Insect Pests; and (4) Insect Pests of Vegetable Crops. The first publication gives the hosts, injury, and description of 22 insect pests of fruit crops. The second publication discusses the habits and damage of various insect pests of chestnuts, hickory and pecan nuts, filberts and walnuts. A section on pesticides for control of some of these insects is also presented. The third publication describes the damage and habits of common pests of alfalfa, corn, oats, soybeans, and wheat in Pennsylvania. The final publication in this collection discusses the habits and damage of common vegetable crops including carrots, peas, potatoes, sweet corn, and tomatoes. (MR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park. Coll. of Agriculture.; Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park. Cooperative Extension Service.