Agriculture: Asparagus Pest Management Guidelines

Authors and Credits

UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Asparagus

UC ANR Publication 3435

Authored by University of California faculty, specialists, and farm advisors, produced and edited by UC Statewide IPM Program, University of California, Davis.

[UC Peer Reviewed]

Suggested Citation

Aegerter BJ, Davis RM, Natwick ET, Smith RF, Baldwin RA. Revised continuously. UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Asparagus. UC ANR Publication 3435. Oakland, CA.

Crop Leadership Team

B.J. Aegerter, UC Cooperative Extension San Joaquin County (crop team leader)

S. Parreira, UC IPM, Davis (coordinator)

R.M. Davis (emeritus), Plant Pathology, UC Davis

E.T. Natwick (emeritus), UC Cooperative Extension Imperial County

R.F. Smith, UC Cooperative Extension Monterey County

Diseases

B.J. Aegerter, UC Cooperative Extension San Joaquin County

R.M. Davis (emeritus), Plant Pathology, UC Davis

Acknowledgment for Contributions to Diseases

R.J. Mullen, UC Cooperative Extension San Joaquin County

F.F. Laemmlen (emeritus), UC Cooperative Extension Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties

Insects, Mites, and Other Invertebrates

E.T. Natwick (emeritus), UC Cooperative Extension Imperial County

Acknowledgment for Contributions to Insects, Mites, and Other Invertebrates

R.J. Mullen, UC Cooperative Extension San Joaquin County

W.E. Chaney (emeritus), UC Cooperative Extension Monterey County

C.F. Fouche, UC Cooperative Extension San Joaquin County

Vertebrates

R.A. Baldwin, Wildlife, Fish and Conservation Biology, UC Davis

Weeds

R.F. Smith, UC Cooperative Extension Monterey County

Acknowledgment for Contributions to Weeds

D.W. Cudney (emeritus), Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside

C.E. Bell, UC Cooperative Extension San Diego County

R.J. Mullen, UC Cooperative Extension San Joaquin County

Acknowledgment for Contributions to Year-Round IPM Program

K.A. Osienski, UC IPM, Davis

Coordinator

S. Parreira, UC IPM, Davis

Production

F.G. Rosa, UC IPM, Davis

This material is partially based on work supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Crop Protection and Pest Management Competitive Grants Program.

These guidelines represent the best information currently available to the authors and are intended to help you make the best choices for an IPM program. Not all formulations or registered pesticides are mentioned. Always read the label and check with local authorities for the most up-to-date information regarding registration and restrictions on pesticide use. Check with your agricultural commissioner for latest restricted entry intervals.