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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: DOMESTIC, EXOTIC, AND EMERGING DISEASES OF CITRUS, VEGETABLES, AND ORNAMENTALS (DEED)

Location: Subtropical Plant Pathology Research

Title: Recommendations for Management of Whiteflies, Whitefly-transmitted viruses, and Insecticide Resistance for Production of Cucurbit Crops in Florida)

Author
item Webb, Susan
item Schuster, David
item Stansly, Phil
item Polston, Jane
item Adkins, Scott
item Baker, Carlye
item Roberts, Pamela
item Liburd, Oscar
item Nyoike, Teresia
item Mcavoy, Eugene
item Whidden, Alicia

Submitted to: Extension Digital Information Source (EDIS)
Publication Type: Other
Publication Acceptance Date: 5/20/2011
Publication Date: 7/1/2011
Citation: Webb, S., Schuster, D.J., Stansly, P., Polston, J.E., Adkins, S.T., Baker, C., Roberts, P., Liburd, O., Nyoike, T., Mcavoy, E., Whidden, A. 2011. Recommendations for Management of Whiteflies, Whitefly-transmitted viruses, and Insecticide Resistance for Production of Cucurbit Crops in Florida. Extension Digital Information Source (EDIS). 95:881.

Interpretive Summary: This report provides an update on the three whitefly transmitted viruses now present in Florida cucurbits. It also provides a timely set of management recommendations for growers, Extension personnel and state and Federal regulatory and research scientists.

Technical Abstract: Whitefly transmitted viruses of cucurbits are difficult to manage. This publication presents all current management strategies.

Last Modified: 8/24/2016
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