Tree Fruit Field Guide to Insect, Mite, and Disease Pests and Natural Enemies of Eastern North America
Length: 238 pages
Authors: A. Agnello, G. Chouinard, A. Firlej, W. Turechek, F. Vanoosthuyse, C. Vincent
Features: 500 color photos, actual size drawings of pests, over 20 pages of diagnostic keys, glossary, index
They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but to a tree fruit grower, a picture can save thousands of dollars. The Tree Fruit Field Guide to Insect, Mite, and Disease Pests and Natural Enemies of Eastern North America, NRAES-169, contains over 500 color photos to help growers identify pestilent insects, mites, and diseases that are causing damage in the orchard, as well as beneficial insects, spiders, and mites. Detailed descriptions and management practices are given for 89 pests, 20 beneficials, 68 diseases. The guide is an important tool for growers, gardeners, educators, scientists, and students.
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