Arizona Veg IPM Update: spring melons, powdery mildew, crop botanical classification

April 2012
Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;4/24/2012, p6
The article offers information on Arizona Vegetable Integrated Pest Management Update from the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension released on April 18, 2012. The update highlights the need to start managing whitefly nymphs on spring melons. Feeding damage from whitefly nymphs is cited as a concern on all melon types. Pest control advisers are urged not to be complacent in their monitoring and sampling. Spring is considered as powdery mildew season.


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