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Systemic insecticides: Control of plant feeding pests by poisoning plant juices studied

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Robert L. Metcalf, University of California College of Agriculture
Robert B. Carlson, University of California College of Agriculture

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California Agriculture 4(11):3-10.

Published November 01, 1950

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Abstract

Systemic insecticides— compounds which can be absorbed readily by plant foliage and roots and subsequently trans-located throughout the plant—render the plant tissues poisonous or unpalatable to juice feeding insect pests.

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The above progress report is based on Research Projects Nos. 1078 and 1415.

Systemic insecticides: Control of plant feeding pests by poisoning plant juices studied

Robert L. Metcalf, Robert B. Carlson
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Systemic insecticides: Control of plant feeding pests by poisoning plant juices studied

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Share using any of the popular social networks Share by sending an email Print article

Authors

Robert L. Metcalf, University of California College of Agriculture
Robert B. Carlson, University of California College of Agriculture

Publication Information

California Agriculture 4(11):3-10.

Published November 01, 1950

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Author Affiliations show

Abstract

Systemic insecticides— compounds which can be absorbed readily by plant foliage and roots and subsequently trans-located throughout the plant—render the plant tissues poisonous or unpalatable to juice feeding insect pests.

Full text

Full text is available in PDF.

Author notes

The above progress report is based on Research Projects Nos. 1078 and 1415.


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