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2018 Alabama Pest Management Handbook, Volume 1
Kathy Flanders, Charles Ray, Austin Hagan, Tim Reed, Ron Smith, Edward Sikora, Ayanava Majumdar, Sonja B. Thomas, Steve Li, Joyce A. Tredaway, Kassie Conner, Jim Jacobi
Pages / Length: 418
Publication Date: 12/18/2017

This handbook contains recommendations for houses, buildings, and grounds; commercial trees and ornamental crops; commercial horticultural crops; and homeowner lawns and ornamental and garden crops. It was compiled by both current and former Extension entomologists, plant pathologists, weed scientists, and a pesticide safety education specialist and provides the most recent information possible on the selection, rates, application, and safe and proper use of pesticides. A directory of the specialists who authored sections is included.

Download the individual sections with the links below.

Introduction 2017


Submitting Samples

General Pesticide Information


Agronomic Crops




Grain Sorghum

Pasture and Forage Crops



Small Grains


Stored Grains

Commercial Crops

Commercial Turf and Lawns: Insect Control Recommendations

Commercial Turf and Lawns: Disease and Nematode Control Recommendations

Commercial Turf and Lawns: Chemical Weed Control Recommendations