Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Pest control by seed treatment: Wireworms and seed-corn maggots can be controlled by treating seed with lindane prior to planting

Authors

W. H. Lange
E. C. Carlson
L. D. Leach

Authors Affiliations

W. H. Lange is Associate Professor of Entomology, University of California, Davis; E. C. Carlson is Principal Laboratory Technician, Entomology, University of California, Davis; L. D. Leach is Professor of Plant Pathology, University of Californium, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 7(5):7-8. DOI:10.3733/ca.v007n05p7. May 1953.

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Abstract

Seed treatment with lindane has proved to be an effective, economical and relatively safe method for the control of wireworms and the seed-corn maggot affecting germinating seeds of a number of vegetable and field crops.

Lange W, Carlson E, Leach L. 1953. Pest control by seed treatment: Wireworms and seed-corn maggots can be controlled by treating seed with lindane prior to planting. Hilgardia 7(5):7-8. DOI:10.3733/ca.v007n05p7
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