Diagnosing Leaffooted Plant Bug Damage – Video

Still working out a few glitches with taking and editing videos, but here is the latest edition focusing on the identification of damage caused by Leaf Footed Plant Bug. More information regarding control can be found at the UC IPM website. Also note that a new chemistry, Clothiandin (trade name Belay, Valent) has been registered and has been reported by a few independent consultants to do a good job in knocking down adult populations. Being a second generation neonicotinoid, it has been reported to reduce disruption of some beneficials within the orchard systems in comparison to pyrethroid insecticides. Enjoy!

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