Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Aphid damage to alfalfa hay: Honeydew of spotted alfalfa aphid apparently not distasteful to cattle but protein and carotene in damaged hay are reduced

Authors

Roy V. Parker
Vernon E. Burton
Ray F. Smith

Authors Affiliations

Roy V. Parker is Farm Advisor, Kern County, University of California; Vernon E. Burton is Farm Advisor, Kern County, University of California; Ray F. Smith is Associate Professor of Entomology, University of California, Berkeley.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 10(3):5-12. DOI:10.3733/ca.v010n03p5. March 1956.

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Abstract

The spotted alfalfa aphid—Therioaphis maculata (Buckton)—causes damage to alfalfa in a variety of ways.

Parker R, Burton V, Smith R. 1956. Aphid damage to alfalfa hay: Honeydew of spotted alfalfa aphid apparently not distasteful to cattle but protein and carotene in damaged hay are reduced. Hilgardia 10(3):5-12. DOI:10.3733/ca.v010n03p5
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