Biological Control of Saltcedar, L-5444

Project Type: On-Farm Research
Funds awarded in 2010: $14,965.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2012
Region: Southern
State: Texas
Principal Investigator:
Allen Knutson
Texas AgriLife Extension Service
Description:
An extension publication describing how introduced saltcedar leaf beetles are being used to biologically control saltcedar in Texas. The identification, life history and potential impact and limitations of two species of leaf beetles are discussed. The
Type:
Bulletin
File:
Authors:
Allen Knutson
Mark Muegge
Jack DeLoach
Target audience:
Farmers/Ranchers
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.