The bulletin provides highlights on common production practices and integrated pest management strategies in use by progressive onion growers and the industry throughout the U.S. Included in the bulletin are:
- Onion growth stages
- Pest and disease diagnostic aids
- Plant damage scales
- Pest and disease occurrence charts
- Other field-oriented tips
The new bulletin was developed as part of a USDA-National Institute of Food and Agriculture project and the Colorado Integrated Pest Management Program.