Agriculture: Nectarine Pest Management Guidelines

Postharvest

This year-round IPM program covers the major pests of nectarine in California.

About Postharvest

What should you be doing at this time?

In early harvest orchards continue to watch for:

Remove fruit remaining in trees to reduce brown rot inoculum and prevent shoot death.

If surface water runoff is an issue, particularly near waterways, consider the use of cover crops or resident vegetation.

Text Updated: 06/10