Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Insect damage to apricots: DDD as petal fall spray and parathion as properly timed May spray control fruit-feeding insects

Authors

Harold F. Madsen
Arthur D. Borden

Authors Affiliations

Harold F. Madsen is Assistant Entomologist, University of California College of Agriculture. Berkeley; Arthur D. Borden is Entomologist, University of California College of Agriculture, Berkeley.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 7(1):4-5. DOI:10.3733/ca.v007n01p4. January 1953.

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Abstract

A yearly spray program is a necessity if the average apricot grower is to produce clean fruit—especially in the Santa Clara Valley where the codling moth and orange tortrix have become of primary importance.

Madsen H, Borden A. 1953. Insect damage to apricots: DDD as petal fall spray and parathion as properly timed May spray control fruit-feeding insects. Hilgardia 7(1):4-5. DOI:10.3733/ca.v007n01p4
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