Agriculture: Lettuce Pest Management Guidelines

Authors and Credits

UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines Lettuce

UC ANR Publication 3450

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

Turini TA, Joseph SV, Baldwin RA, Koike ST, Natwick ET, Ploeg A, Smith R, Dara SK, Fennimore SA, LeStrange M, Westerdahl BB. Revised continuously. UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines Lettuce. UC ANR Publication 3450. Oakland, CA.

Crop Leadership Team

T.A. Turini, UC Cooperative Extension Fresno County (crop team leader)

S.V. Joseph, Entomology, University of Georgia (IPM facilitator)

P. Kosina, UC IPM, Davis (coordinator)

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

S.T. Koike, TriCal Diagnostics, Hollister

E.T. Natwick, UC Cooperative Extension Imperial County

A. Ploeg, Nematology, UC Riverside

R. Smith, UC Cooperative Extension Monterey County

Diseases

S.T. Koike (emeritus), TriCal Diagnostics, Hollister

T.A. Turini, UC Cooperative Extension Fresno County

Acknowledgment for Contributions to Diseases

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

Insects, Mites, and Other Invertebrates

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

S.V. Joseph, Entomology, University of Georgia

S.K. Dara, UC Cooperative Extension Santa Barbara County

Acknowledgment for Contributions to Insects, Mites, and Other Invertebrates

N.C. Toscano, Entomology, UC Riverside

Nematodes

B.B. Westerdahl, Nematology, UC Davis

A. Ploeg, Nematology, UC Riverside

Vertebrates

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

Weeds

R. Smith, UC Cooperative Extension Monterey County

S.A. Fennimore, Plant Sciences, UC Davis and USDA-ARS, Salinas

M. LeStrange (emeritus), UC Cooperative Extension Tulare County

Acknowledgment for Contributions to Weeds

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

W.E. Bendixen, UC Cooperative Extension Santa Barbara County

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

W.T. Lanini (emeritus), Plant Sciences, UC Davis

Acknowledgment for Contributions to Year-Round IPM Program

J.L. Aguiar, UC Cooperative Extension Riverside County

K.J. Hembree, UC Cooperative Extension Fresno County

R.H. Molinar (emeritus), UC Cooperative Extension Fresno County

J.J. Stapleton, UC IPM and Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension Center, Parlier

M.D. Cahn, UC Cooperative Extension Monterey County (Acknowledgment for contributions to General Management in an IPM Program)

T.K. Hartz, Plant Sciences, UC Davis (Acknowledgment for contributions to General Management in an IPM Program)

Coordinator

P. Kosina, 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.

To be used with Integrated Pest Management for Cole Crops and Lettuce, UC ANR Publication 3307