Biological Control of Cole Crop Pests on the California Central Coast

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About the Webinar

This webinar, by Diego Nieto of UCSC, took place on December 2, 2015. The webinar describes the role of predators and/or parasitoids in managing cabbage aphids, diamondback moth and cabbage root fly in organic brassica crops.

Diego Nieto has been a research entomologist at the University of California, Santa Cruz since 2001 and has studied issues related to pest management in cotton, cole crops, strawberries and olives.

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Published November 3, 2015

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