Biological Control Methods for Citrus Rust Mites and Spider Mites on Florida Citrus Utilizing Predaceous Arthropods as Part of IPM

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1995: $75,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1997
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $75,000.00
ACE Funds: $50,512.00
Region: Southern
State: Florida
Principal Investigator:
Carl C. Childers
IFAS Citrus Research

Annual Reports

Information Products

Dealing with Rust Mites (Article/Newsletter/Blog)


  • Fruits: citrus


  • Pest Management: biological control, biorational pesticides, row covers (for pests)
    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.