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Title: Predicting Cabbage Maggot Flights in New York Using Common Wild Plants
Authors: Pedersen, L.
Eckenrode, C.
Keywords: cabbage maggot
wild plant uses
Issue Date: 1981
Publisher: New York State Agricultural Experiment Station
Series/Report no.: New York's Food and Life Sciences Bulletin
Abstract: The purpose of this study was to correlate blooming of wild plants commonly seen near cabbage fields with cabbage maggot flights to provide growers with an accurate prediction tool so that timely applications of insecticides could be used, or planting dates could be adjusted. Also, a description of the life history of this pest is provided.
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