The Role of Pesticides in IPM

Dr. Douglas G. Pfeiffer, 205C Price Hall, dgpfeiff@vt.edu

A lecture for the course, Pesticide Usage, ENT 4264, Dr. Michael Weaver


I. Introduction to IPM

II. Pest classification and effect on economic injury level

III. Predator/pesticide compatibility

IV. Environmental impacts of IPM

V. History of Pesticide Use and Impact on IPM (Pesticide Classes)



Virginia Fruit Homepage Pesticide Usage Page

Updated 26 February 2018