Cooperative Economic Insect Report, Vol. 18 : March 8, 1968 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Cooperative Economic Insect Report, Vol. 18: March 8, 1968 Colorado potato beetle populations were the heaviest in several years in Maine but controls reduced damage below the existing potential. Populations were heavy throughout the season in New Jersey and damaged tomatoes late in the season. Colorado potato beetle damaged potatoes and tomatoes on the Eastern Shore of Maryland and populations were heavier than during 1966 in Virginia. Flea beetles and wireworms caused some damage in several areas. Cutworms were damaging in Utah and Florida, but black cutworm caused less damage to potatoes in 1967 in New Jersey and - Rhode Island. Variegated cutworm also caused less damage to potatoes in New Jersey. Tomato fruitworm was the mest important pest of tomatoes in Alabama in 1967 while green peach aphid was the most abundant aphid on potatoes in Utah. Potato aphid seriously damaged tomatoes in Bowie and Upshur Counties, Texas, and was a major pest on potatoes in other areas. Slugs destroyed thousands of dollars of ripe tomatoes in Pennsylvania. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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