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Chapter 18. Biopesticides and Alternative Disease and Pest Management Products1

Hugh A. Smith, Gary E. Vallad, and Susan E. Webb2

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This publication is included in the Vegetable Production Handbook for Florida, 2015-2016 edition.


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This is Chapter 18 of the Vegetable Production Handbook for Florida, 2016-2017 edition. The most current version of this chapter may be found at http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/pdffiles/cv/cv29500.pdf.

Contents

This five-page chapter includes:

  • Biopesticides

  • Alternative Disease and Pest Management Products

Tables

Table 18.1. Biopesticides and other alternative products labeled for plant disease management.

Table 18.2. Biopesticides and other alternative products labeled for plant pest management.

Footnotes

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This document is CV295, one of a series of the Horticultural Sciences Department, UF/IFAS Extension. First printed: August 2013. Revised June 2015 and June 2016. This is Chapter 18 of the Vegetable Production Handbook of Florida, 2016–2017 edition. Visit the EDIS website at http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu.

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Hugh A. Smith, assistant professor, Gulf Coast Research and Education Center; Gary E. Vallad, associate professor, Gulf Coast Research and Education Center; Susan E. Webb, associate professor, Entomology and Nematology Department; UF/IFAS Extension, Gainesville, FL 32611.

The use of trade names in this publication is solely for the purpose of providing specific information. UF/IFAS does not guarantee or warranty the products named, and references to them in this publication do not signify our approval to the exclusion of other products of suitable composition.


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