Agriculture: Pear Pest Management Guidelines

Authors and Credits

UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Pear

UC ANR Publication 3455

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

Elkins RB, Varela LG, Roncoroni JA, Adaskaveg JE, Gubler WD, Hanson B, Ingels CA, Van Steenwyk RA. Revised continuously. UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Pear. UC ANR Publication 3455. Oakland, CA.

Crop Leadership Team

R.B. Elkins, UC Cooperative Extension Lake County (crop team leader)

L.G. Varela, UC IPM and UC Cooperative Extension Sonoma County (IPM Facilitator)

T.A. Martin, UC IPM, Davis (coordinator)

J.A. Roncoroni, UC IPM and UC Cooperative Extension Napa County

Diseases

R.B. Elkins, UC Cooperative Extension Lake County

W.D. Gubler (emeritus), Plant Pathology, UC Davis

J.E. Adaskaveg, Plant Pathology, UC Riverside

Insects, Mites, and Other Invertebrates

L.G. Varela, UC IPM and UC Cooperative Extension Sonoma County

R.B. Elkins, UC Cooperative Extension Lake County

R.A. Van Steenwyk (emeritus), Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, UC Berkeley

C.A. Ingels, UC Cooperative Extension Sacramento County

Acknowledgment for Contributions to Insects, Mites, and Other Invertebrates

P.W. Weddle, Weddle, Hansen & Associates

P. Chevalier, United Ag Products, Ukiah

R. Hansen, Weddle, Hansen & Associates

M. Hooper, Ag Unlimited, Lakeport

B. Knispel, Pest Control Adviser, Upper Lake

T. Lidyoff, Purity Products, Healdsburg

G. McCosker, Harvey Lyman Ag Services, Walnut Grove

B. Oldham, Ag Unlimited, Ukiah

C. Pickel (emeritus), UC IPM and UC Cooperative Extension Sutter and Yuba counties

J. Sisevich, AgroTech, Kelseyville

D. Smith, Western Farm Service, Walnut Grove

B. Zoller, The Pear Doctor, Inc., Kelseyville

Weeds

R.B. Elkins, UC Cooperative Extension Lake County

J.A. Roncoroni, UC IPM and UC Cooperative Extension Napa County

C.A. Ingels, UC Cooperative Extension Sacramento County

B. Hanson, Plant Sciences, UC Davis

Acknowledgment for Contributions to Weeds

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

Acknowledgment for Contributions to Year-Round IPM Program

L.R. Wunderlich, UC Cooperative Extension Central Sierra

Coordinator

T.A. Martin, 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 Apples and Pears, 2nd edition, UC ANR Publication 3340