Using Kaolin to Manage Whiteflies: A Novel Approach

Project Type: Graduate Student
Funds awarded in 2019: $9,308.00
Projected End Date: 02/28/2022
Grant Recipient: University of Florida
Region: Southern
State: Florida
Graduate Student:
Major Professor:
Dr. Xavier Martini
University of Florida
An IFAS extension article outlining the whitefly behaviors discovered in the lab, the efficacy of kaolin clay, and some practical applications for growers in the field.
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Nicholas Johnston, University of Florida
Mathews Paret, University of Florida
Xavier Martini, University of Florida
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators
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.