Integrated pest management
Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is an environmentally sensitive approach to dealing with plant pests using the following techniques:
- introducing beneficial predators, parasites and pollinators into your orchard
- understanding pest life-cycles and their interaction with the environment.
IPM can be used effectively in your orchard alongside any of the following common techniques:
- chemical pest control
- biological pest control methods
- host-plant resistance
- cultural practices.
Find out more about how to use this approach in the mango field guide .
You can get IPM posters for $20 about all of the following:
- beneficials on fruit trees
- major mango pests
- minor mango pests.
To get a poster contact Technical Publications by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or phone (08) 8999 2313.