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Effects of oil sprays for controlling pacific mite on grapevines


E. M. Stafford
J. E. Dibble
C. D. Lynn
W. B. Hewitt

Authors Affiliations

Eugene M. Stafford is Professor and Entomologist, Department of Entomology, University of California, Davis; J. E. Dibble is Extension Entomologist, U. C., Berkeley; C. D. Lynn is Farm Advisor, Fresno County; W. B. Hewitt is Professor and Plant Pathologist, Department of Plant Pathology, U.C., Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 22(5):2-3. DOI:10.3733/ca.v022n05p2. May 1968.

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Results of test plot research, along with commercial application experience, indicate that the use of oil sprays to control Pacific mite on grapes is promising. However, more information is needed on the causes and conditions resulting in plant injury before the use of oil sprays on grapevines can be recommended.

Stafford E, Dibble J, Lynn C, Hewitt W. 1968. Effects of oil sprays for controlling pacific mite on grapevines. Hilgardia 22(5):2-3. DOI:10.3733/ca.v022n05p2
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