Development of an IPM Program for the Western Spotted Cucumber Beetle in vegetable cropping systems

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Project Objectives 1. Develop and evaluate a Pilot IPM scouting program for the WSCB in snap beans 2. Determine the seasonal aggregation and movement patterns within diversified vegetable cropping systems 3. Evaluate the potential for “trap and kill” strategies as cultural control components of an IPM program for the WSCB in western Oregon vegetable cropping systems


Fresh Market Vegetable Production, Insect management, Processed Vegetable Production, Beans, Pest management, Willamette Valley, Vegetable production