Potato Leafhopper Management in Alfalfa



Potato Leafhopper Management in Alfalfa Related

Alfalfa Disease Management:: Provides information on disease identification, control, field monitoring, scouting and resistant varieties.

Management of Blister Beetles in Alfalfa:: These insects contain a blistering agent which is toxic to horses and cattle. This article provides information on their life cycle, the serious damage they can cause to livestock when ingested and preventative measures that may be taken.

Soil and Nutrient Management of Alfalfa:: Alfalfa has a high demand for nutrients compared to other crops. Information on testing soils, recommended nutrient levels and subsequent management.

Alfalfa Insects: Integrated Crop Management:: Photographs and information to help in identification of the many insects to be found in first-cutting alfalfa, both friend and foe.

Biology and Management of Potato Insects:: Illustrated account of the various pests that attack this crop below the ground, chew foliage and stems or suck the sap, with possible control measures for each. [PDF]

Effects of Intercropping Sweet Potato on the Population Density of Sweet Potato Weevil, Cylas Formicarius (F.) (Coleoptera; Curculionidae):: Full text of a 1992 Master's thesis by Alexander Yaku.

Alfalfa Weevil:: Information on this important insect pest, Hypera postica, its life history, crop management practices, biological and chemical control, not forgetting the protection of pollinating insects.

Aphids in Alfalfa:: Information on the species that affect alfalfa, their management and control, and the protection of pollinating insects, and photographs of some beneficial insects useful for biological control.

Diseases of Alfalfa:: Information on various diseases which may affect this crop with photographs of some, the life cycle of the causal agent, the symptoms and plant health management.

Alfalfa Council:: Develops publications and programs covering a wide range of subjects of concern to alfalfa growers.

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Soil and Nutrient Management of Alfalfa
University of Wisconsin Extension: Alfalfa
Organic Alfalfa Production
Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service Publications: Alfalfa
Autotoxicity in Alfalfa