Strawberries, Ornamentals – Two-spotted Mite, Western Flower Thrips
Crop: Strawberries, Ornamentals
Insect(s): Two-spotted Mite
- Monitor mite activity and treat infestations before thresholds are reached, ie. spray earlier rather than later. Seek advice on local threshold levels.
- DO NOT apply sequential applications of products from any one chemical group.
- Preferably products with the same Mode of Action should not be used more than twice in a growing season
- Incorporate the use of predatory mites for the control of this pest wherever possible.
Insect : Western Flower Thrips
For information refer to Industry and Investment NSW website – Western flower thrips (WFT) insecticide resistance management plan
Content last updated: July 1, 2019