Managing common insect pests successfully usually involves an integration of control tactics aimed at minimizing pest immigration and reproduction in the target crop. Successful pest management also involves maximizing the impact of mortality factors that regulate pest density. When conditions are favorable for insect colonization and development and mortality by weather and natural enemies is
About Carlos Bogran
Carlos E. Bogran is associate professor and extension specialist in the Department of Entomology at Texas A&M University. He can be reached at email@example.com.