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Powdery and Downy Mildew
Building your own Indoor Grow Room part 2
Building your own Indoor Grow Room part 1
The Benefits of Chelated Micro-nutrients
Is the pH really that important?
Getting Bigger Yields From your Hydroponic Plants
Tips for getting the most out of your nutrients
Millions of dollars lost in hydroponic tomato plant sabotage
Growing Hydroponic Raspberries, part 2
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Square net pots?
Hydroponic fruit in an apartment?
Hydroponic Basil and lavender Greenhouse setup help
My first setup - NFT and Ebb and Flow
Newbie LED questions.
Jalapeno and Poblano setup
Biological Pest Control 9-3
Thrips are found in crops all over the world. Crops are
Due to their small size, the damage thrips do is usually spotted
before the thrips are noticed. Damage appears as small yellow
speckles on the leaves later followed by a silvery sheen on leaf
surfaces. The thrips feed by scraping at tender leaves, with
most damage occurring on new growth. They are only 1/12"
long, but can move very quickly. Adults look similar to a
small worm with wings. Thrips can also carry and transmit
Amblyseius cucumeris and Orius laevigatus
Amblyseius cucumeris is an effective predator of young thrip larvae. Orius laevigatus, another
predator, is often applied in conjunction with Amblyseius because they kill adults and larger lar-
val stages of thrips.
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