In a previous blog post, we talked about which pesticides can control Thrips parvispinus if you end up with an infestation from imported plant material.
But how do you figure out if this invasive pest is in your facility in the first place? And, if so, what’s the best way to monitor their populations?
After working with this pest for the last 1-2 years, researchers like myself have figured out which monitoring methods are most effective. This can help you identify the problem early, begin a management plan, and monitor the efficacy of your controls.Continue reading “Got Tropicals? How to Detect and Monitor for Thrips parvispinus.”