How to Manage Pests

UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines

About the Lettuce Guidelines

[UC Peer Reviewed] UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines Lettuce
UC ANR Publication 3450        Download PDF

To be used with UC ANR Publication 3307, Integrated Pest Management for Cole Crops and Lettuce 

Authored by University of California faculty, specialists, and farm advisors, produced and edited by UC Statewide IPM Program, University of California, Davis. Guidelines Coordinator T. Martin. Production C. Laning, M. J. O'Neill, F. Rosa.

General Information
R. A. Baldwin, UC IPM Program, Kearney Agricultural Center, Parlier (Birds)
M. D. Cahn, UC Cooperative Extension, Monterey Co. (Irrigation of Head and Romaine Lettuce and Measures to Minimize Water Quality Impairments to Surface and Ground Water)
T. K. Hartz, Plant Sciences, UC Davis (Fertilization)
Diseases
S. T. Koike, UC Cooperative Extension, Monterey County
R. M. Davis, Plant Pathology, UC Davis
Insects and Other Arthropods
E. T. Natwick, UC Cooperative Extension, Imperial County
Acknowledgement for contributions to Insects and Mites
W. E. Chaney, UC Cooperative Extension, Monterey County
N. C. Toscano, Entomology, UC Riverside
Nematodes
B. B. Westerdahl, Nematology, UC Davis
A. Ploeg, Nematology, UC Riverside
Acknowledgement for contributions to Nematodes
U. C. Kodira, Plant Pathology, UC Davis
Weeds
R. F. Smith, UC Cooperative Extension, Monterey County
S. A. Fennimore, Weed Science and Plant Sciences, UC Davis and Salinas
M. LeStrange, UC Cooperative Extension, Tulare County
Acknowledgement for contributions to Weeds
D. W. Cudney, Botany, UC Riverside
W. E. Bendixen, UC Cooperative Extension, Santa Barbara County
C. E. Bell, UC Cooperative Extension, San Diego County
W. T. Lanini, Weed Science and Plant Sciences, UC Davis
Year-Round Program Crop Team
Tom Turini (Crop Team Leader), UC Cooperative Extension, Fresno County
J. L. Aguiar, UCCooperative Extension, Riverside County
K. J. Hembree, UC Cooperative Extension, Fresno County
S. T. Koike, UC Cooperative Extension, Monterey County
R. H. Molinar, UC Cooperative Extension, Fresno County
A. Ploeg, Nematology Dept., UC Riverside
R. F. Smith, UC Cooperative Extension, Monterey County
J. J. Stapleton, UC IPM, Kearney Ag. Ctr., Parlier

These guidelines represent the best information currently available to the authors and are intended to help you in making the best choices for an IPM program. Not all registered materials are mentioned. Always check the label and with local authorities for the most up-to-date information regarding registration and restrictions on pesticide use. Check with your agricultural commissioner for latest restricted entry intervals.


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