Agriculture: Pecan Pest Management Guidelines

Authors and Credits

UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Pecan

UC ANR Publication 3456

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

Heerema R, Pickel C, Van Steenwyk RA, Westerdahl BB. Revised continuously. UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Pecan. UC ANR Publication 3456. Oakland, CA.

Crop Leadership Team

R. Heerema, Plant Sciences, New Mexico State University (crop team leader)

Insects, Mites, and Other Invertebrates

R. Heerema, Plant Sciences, New Mexico State University

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

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

Acknowledgment for Contributions to Insects, Mites, and Other Invertebrates

G.S. Sibbett (emeritus), UC Cooperative Extension Tulare County


B.B. Westerdahl, Nematology, UC Davis

Acknowledgment for Contributions to Nematodes

U.C. Kodira, Nematology, UC Davis


R. DeBiase, UC IPM, Davis


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.