Do Insect Thresholds Change With High Crop Prices?


  • Eileen Cullen
  • UW-Madison Dept. of Entomology
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The National Research Council (1989) equated integrated pest management (IPM) adoption in field and forage crops with pest scouting and use of economic thresholds before a decision is made to apply insecticide. Three IPM terms and definitions are important for discussion purposes and data review during this workshop presentation.