Light Brown Apple Moth in California


Subject:
Insects & Arachnids , Agriculture , California: Agriculture , Butterflies & Moths , Pests & Diseases , Pests & Diseases

Description:
This publication discusses attempts to control the light brown apple moth (LBAM), first discovered in 2006 in the San Francisco Bay Area. The document calls for alternatives to California Department of Food and Agriculture plans to "resume aerial applications of a new formulation of CheckMate [pheromone-based product] over the Central Coast in June [2008] and north into the San Francisco Bay Area in August." Provides statements, papers, and links. From Pesticide Action Network North America.

Publisher:
Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.panna.org/resources/lbam


PID= res:lii-25487