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whitefly

any hemipterous insect of the family Aleyrodidae, typically having a body covered with powdery wax. Many are pests of greenhouse crops
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The analysis of variance showed that the effect of bio-pesticides against white fly varied significantly (Pless than 0.
Central Cotton Research Regional Centre, Sirsa (Haryana) has recently held a meeting in which officials of the Ministry of Agriculture, Scientists of Indian Council of Agricultural Research and senior officials of Departments of Agriculture from Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan reviewed the preventive measures to check the menace of white fly.
Ask Clive Q: I have used yellow sticky-board traps in my greenhouse to catch white fly.
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Insecticides activity of surfactants and oils against Ailver Leaf White fly on collards and tomato.
KCA senior trader Shakeel Ahmad said rain would bring positive signs to cotton crop in Sindh and Punjab, as water would wash white fly and mealy bug to a great extent.
Take your pick from slugs, snails, carrot fly, blackfly, greenfly, white fly, cushion scale, leather jackets, wireworm, vine weevil, lily beetle, aphids, capsid bugs, caterpillars, harlequin ladybirds and New Zealand flatworms.
Probably no more likely but much more fun is the notion that the red and white fly agaric inspired the traditional Christmas colours of Santa Claus's costume.
And you might not have a chap called Brian out in your back garden to hoover the white fly off your latest bumper crop of organically home-grown winter greens.
Also, jig fishing has been rated good of late, white fly fishing is beginning to pick up, according to reports from the Little Red.
Its target pests are aphids, house flies, mites, white fly, bacteria, cucumber beetles, ticks and scab.
Rest assured, blue hibiscus does not get giant white fly like the more common tropical hibiscus so this pest is not a limiting factor in its flowering.