ID

ENTO-178NP

Authors as Published

Thomas Kuhar, Dept. of Entomology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA,Katlin Mooneyham, Dept. of Entomology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, and Curt Laub, Dept. of Entomology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

JPG, Evaluation of the Residual Efficacy of Commercial Slug Baits

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Slugs are prevalent pests in no-till and reduced-till crop systems in Virginia. These slimy mollusks utilize plant residue to hide during the day, and at night, they feed on numerous crops causing irregular feeding holes and shredded leaves. Slugs cause the most damage during early plant growth.


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Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; M. Ray McKinnie, Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg.

Publication Date

January 29, 2016