By Larry L. Strand and Jack Kelly Clark,/p>
Keep your vineyard healthy by staying on top of pest activity with this pack of 50 sturdy, pocket-size laminated cards. This is the perfect quick reference to identifying and monitoring vineyard diseases and pests.
Covers 41 common insects and mites, 11 diseases, 23 beneficial insects, and a variety of other disorders, weeds, and invertebrate pests. Each pest is identified by a description and excellent close-up color photographs—244 photos in all.
On the reverse of each card is a description of the various life stages and monitoring tips.
Also includes descriptions of natural enemies as well as handy inch and metric measurement scales. A sturdy rivet keeps the set together so individual cards don’t stray.
These 50 information-rich cards will help growers, vineyard managers, and their teams identify and manage most common problems. Includes everything from mealybugs and phylloxera to glassy-winged sharpshooter and Eutypa dieback, all of which have an impact on California vineyards.
Laminated. 50 cards. Regents of the University of California. 2011