New Fact Sheet: High Tunnel Pest Management - Thrips

    New Fact Sheet: High Tunnel Pest Management - Thrips

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    Did you know? 

    • Thrips are tiny insects that feed by scraping and sucking plant fluids from leaves, and often vector plant diseases.
    • Weeds growing inside or outside high tunnels can harbor thrips.
    • Thrips have a broad host range. Therefore, management in high tunnels is especially challenging.
    • Blue and yellow sticky traps are effective for monitoring thrips populations in high tunnels.

    - Nick Volesky & Marion Murray

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    Published on: Jan 29, 2020

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