How to Manage Pests

UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines

About the Olive Guidelines

[UC Peer Reviewed] UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines Olive
UC ANR Publication 3452        Download PDF 

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, F. Rosa.

Crop Team
P. M. Vossen, UC Cooperative Extension, Sonoma County (Crop Team Leader)
B. D. Hanson, Weed Science and Plant Sciences, UC Davis
B. B. Westerdahl, Nematology, UC Davis
T. J. Michailides, Kearney Agricultural Center, Parlier
R. Baldwin, Wildlife, Fish, and Conservation Biology, UC Davis
Diseases
L. Ferguson, Pomology, UC Davis
P. M. Vossen, UC Cooperative Extension, Sonoma County
W. D. Gubler, Plant Pathology, UC Davis
T. J. Michailides, Kearney Agricultural Center
Acknowledgment for contributions to Diseases:
B. L. Teviotdale, Kearney Agricultural Center, Parlier
Insects and Mites
F. G. Zalom, Entomology, UC Davis
P. M. Vossen, UC Cooperative Extension, Sonoma County
R. A. Van Steenwyk, Insect Biology, UC Berkeley
M. W. Johnson, Kearney Agricultural Center, Parlier
Acknowledgment for contributions to Insects and Mites and to Fruit Spray Thinning:
G. S. Sibbett, UC Cooperative Extension, Tulare County
L. Ferguson, Pomology, UC Davis
Nematodes
B. B. Westerdahl, Nematology, UC Davis
M. V. McKenry, Kearney Agricultural Center, Parlier
Weeds
B. D. Hanson, Weed Science and Plant Sciences, UC Davis
Acknowledgment for contributions to Weeds:
C. L. Elmore, Weed Science and Plant Sciences, UC Davis
D. W. Cudney, Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside
D. R. Donaldson, UC Cooperative Extension, Napa County
W. T. Lanini, Weed Science and Plant Sciences, UC Davis
Fruit Spray Thinning:
W. H. Krueger, UC Cooperative Extension, Glenn County
Acknowledgment for contributions to Fruit Spray Thinning:
G. S. Sibbett, UC Cooperative Extension, Tulare County
L. Ferguson, Pomology, UC Davis

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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