white fly problems
BARKLEYT at agvax2.ag.ohio-state.edu
Tue Jun 20 10:12:51 EST 1995
In <3s4gqd$crb at ux1.lmu.edu> gkuleck at lmumail.lmu.edu writes:
> Hi folks,
> I just placed a number of newly regenerated transgenics in my
> greenhouse and they have become infested with white flies. Any simple
> solutions to dealing with this problem?
> The plants are mostly leguminous species.
You might also try whitefly parasites or whitefly predators. They are
a beneficial organisms that attack the pest not people, plants or pets.
However they do need time to work and should be included as a part of
an over-all pest management system. One source that I have is:
** Peaceful Valley Farm Supply
P.O. Box 2209
Grass Valley, CA. 95945
They do have a catalog available. Good luck.
Information Coordinator for Sustainable Agriculture
Ohio State University Extension
barkleyt at agvax2.ag.ohio-state.edu (work)
tbarkley at muskingum.edu (surf's up)
** Note ** Neither I nor Ohio State University Extension are associated
in any way with the above supplier; NOR does the mentioning of them in
this article in any way constitute an endorsement or recommendation of
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