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Field mice as farm and orchard pests

by David E. Lantz

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Control,
  • Agricultural pests,
  • Fruit,
  • Pitymys,
  • Microtus,
  • Diseases and pests

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby D.E. Lantz
    SeriesFarmers" bulletin / United States Department of Agriculture -- no. 670, Farmers" bulletin (United States. Department of Agriculture) -- no. 670.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination10 p. :
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25653974M
    OCLC/WorldCa15272559

    This is the seventh and updated edition of a popular textbook on North American pests, mostly insects, but also covering other arthropods, slugs, snails and nematodes. It is intended mainly for introductory courses in applied or economic entomology. Most of the book is an encyclopedia of pest species classified by crop, with each of the most important pests covered in about two pages and the Cited by: Field Mice as Farm and Orchard Pests (English) (as Author) Latham, A. W. Trees, Fruits and Flowers of Minnesota, Embracing the Transactions of the Minnesota State Horticultural Society,Vol from December 1, , to December 1, , Including the Twelve Numbers of "The Minnesota Horticulturist" for (English) (as Editor).

    The only problem is, unless your land comes with an established orchard, it's going to take a couple of years' wait. That's why starting an orchard should be one of the first things you set out. Scale View More Images Symptoms: Scale are sucking insects that attach to and feed on the underside of leaves, in leaf axils, on pseudobulbs and on rhizomes. They often are hidden under old leaves and pseudobulb sheaths. Severe infestations cause chlorotic areas to appear on the leaves and plant surfaces which will yellow and may darken and can cause the leaf to drop prematurely.

      With the onset of fall, summer's bounty gives way to an urgent need among animals to seek food and shelter for the coming winter. Rats and mice are on the move. And to the wandering rodent, your farm looks like a deluxe hotel. Proximity of a food source and nesting grounds are prime considerations for rodents about to take up residence. A pest is any animal or plant detrimental to humans or human concerns, including crops, livestock and forestry, among others. The term is also used of organisms that cause a nuisance, such as in the home. An older usage is of a deadly epidemic disease, specifically plague. In its broadest sense, a pest is a competitor of humanity. Vertebrates.


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