How to Control Insects in Lettuce

Insects in Lettuce

The insects that are most destructive to lettuce are thrips, aphids, loopers and leafminers, according to Shimat Joseph, an Integrated Pest Management (IPM) advisor in the Entomology Department with the University of California‚Äôs Cooperative Extension. Currently, he said springtails seem to give growers a fit compared with lygus bug, the major pest last year. The … Read more