California Agriculture
California Agriculture
California Agriculture
University of California
California Agriculture

Archive

Pest control by bacteria: Alfalfa caterpillar in field reduced to sub-economic levels within two days by bacillus applied as spray

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

Authors

Edward A. Steinhaus, University of California College of Agriculture

Publication Information

California Agriculture 5(6):5-5.

Published June 01, 1951

PDF  |  Citation  |  Permissions

Author Affiliations show

Abstract

A spore-forming bacterium–Bacillus thuringiensis Berliner–successfully reduced populations of the alfalfa caterpillar to below the economic level in field tests near Dos Palos.

Full text

Full text is available in PDF.

Author notes

The above progress report is based on Research Project No. 1309.

Pest control by bacteria: Alfalfa caterpillar in field reduced to sub-economic levels within two days by bacillus applied as spray

Edward A. Steinhaus
Webmaster Email: wsuckow@ucanr.edu

Pest control by bacteria: Alfalfa caterpillar in field reduced to sub-economic levels within two days by bacillus applied as spray

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

Authors

Edward A. Steinhaus, University of California College of Agriculture

Publication Information

California Agriculture 5(6):5-5.

Published June 01, 1951

PDF  |  Citation  |  Permissions

Author Affiliations show

Abstract

A spore-forming bacterium–Bacillus thuringiensis Berliner–successfully reduced populations of the alfalfa caterpillar to below the economic level in field tests near Dos Palos.

Full text

Full text is available in PDF.

Author notes

The above progress report is based on Research Project No. 1309.


University of California, 2801 Second Street, Room 184, Davis, CA, 95618
Email: calag@ucanr.edu | Phone: (530) 750-1223 | Fax: (510) 665-3427
Website: http://calag.ucanr.edu