AG 132: Integrated Pest Management

Credits 3 Lecture Hours 3
Strategies of integrated pest management; biological and cultural pest controls, weed control, disease control, insect control.
Course Outcomes
  • Identify major insects, weeds, diseases that are detrimental to the horticulture industry in Hawai‘i.
  • Define Integrated Plant Management and develop an IPM plan.
  • Understand and use economic thresholds.
  • Identify common predators and parasites.
  • Identify management strategies to reduce pest pressures on plants.