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UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines

About the Tomato Guidelines

[UC Peer Reviewed] UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines Tomato
UC ANR Publication 3470       Download PDF

To be used with UC ANR Publication 3274, Integrated Pest Management for Tomatoes, 4th Edition

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.

Diseases
R. M. Davis, Plant Pathology, UC Davis
G. Miyao, UC Cooperative Extension, Solano and Yolo counties
K. V. Subbarao, USDA Agricultural Research Station, Salinas, CA
J. J. Stapleton, UC IPM Program and Kearney Agricultural Center, Parlier
B. J. Aegerter, UC Cooperative Extension, San Joaquin County (powdery mildew on field-grown tomatoes)
Acknowledgments for contributions to Diseases:
B. W. Falk, Plant Pathology, UC Davis
Acknowledgement for authorship of Tomato Yellow Leaf Curl
R. L. Gilbertson, Plant Pathology, UC Davis
Insects and Mites
E. T. Natwick, UC Cooperative Extension, Imperial County
C. S. Stoddard, UC Cooperative Extension, Merced and Madera counties
F. G. Zalom, Entomology, UC Davis
J. T. Trumble, Entomology, UC Riverside
G. Miyao, UC Cooperative Extension, Solano and Yolo counties
J. J. Stapleton, UC IPM Program and Kearney Agricultural Center, Parlier (false chinch bug)
Acknowledgments for contributions to Insects and Mites:
C. G. Summers, Entomology, UC Davis and Kearney Agricultural Center, Parlier
C. F. Fouche, UC Cooperative Extension, San Joaquin County
N. C. Toscano, Entomology, UC Riverside
Nematodes
A.T. Ploeg, Nematology, UC Riverside
Acknowledgment for contributions to Nematodes
P. A. Roberts, Nematology, UC Riverside
Weeds
W. T. Lanini, Weed Science and Plant Sciences, UC Davis
K. J. Hembree, UC Cooperative Extension, Fresno County
G. Miyao, UC Cooperative Extension, Solano and Yolo counties
C. S. Stoddard, UC Cooperative Extension, Merced and Madera counties
Acknowledgement for contributions to Weeds
B. J. Mullen, UC Cooperative Extension, San Joaquin County
J. P. Orr, UC Cooperative Extension, Sacramento County
W. E. Bendixen, UC Cooperative Extension, Santa Barbara County
Acknowledgment for contributions to General Information
T. K. Hartz, Plant Sciences, UC Davis
B. R. Hanson, Land, Air, and Water Resources, UC Davis
C. J. Rivara, Calif. Tomato Res. Institute, Escalon, CA

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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