Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Lygus bug control in alfalfa: Increasing tolerance to insecticides complicates control of lygus bugs in state's major alfalfa seed producing areas

Authors

Oscar G. Bacon
Vernon E. Burton
J. E. Swift

Authors Affiliations

Oscar G. Bacon is Associate Professor of Entomology, University of California, Davis; Vernon E. Burton is Farm Advisor, Kern County, University of California; J. E. Swift is Extension Entomologist, University of California, Berkeley.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 13(6):6-6. DOI:10.3733/ca.v013n06p6. June 1959.

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Abstract

Apparently lygus bugs in certain alfalfa seed producing localities have developed a tolerance to toxaphene in addition to a tolerance to DDT.

Bacon O, Burton V, Swift J. 1959. Lygus bug control in alfalfa: Increasing tolerance to insecticides complicates control of lygus bugs in state's major alfalfa seed producing areas. Hilgardia 13(6):6-6. DOI:10.3733/ca.v013n06p6
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