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Diana Carolina Núñez-López, Augusto Ramírez-Godoy, and Hermann Restrepo-Díaz

alternatives for IPM programs in horticultural crops. The aim was to compare the effect of using kaolin and synthetic chemical insecticides on the population dynamics of whitefly T. vaporariorum (Westwood) in beans and the influence of the particle film on

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Sam Marshall, David Orr, Lucy Bradley, and Christopher Moorman

a result, strategies using integrated pest management (IPM) or “organic” practices have garnered increased attention as management alternatives ( Alumai et al., 2008 ). Some individual consumers and public institutions have adopted alternative lawn

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Eric Watkins, Andrew B. Hollman, and Brian P. Horgan

the use of alternative turfgrass species. Several turfgrass species that are not currently used for golf course fairways in the northern United States may have the potential to be used for low-input fairways. Low-input turf must be able to survive and

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Mary Jo Kelly, Marvin P. Pritts, and Robin R. Bellinder

al., 1997 ). Previous research has shown that weed control in the planting year, particularly early in the season, is important for the success of this system ( Pritts and Kelly, 2001 ). Plastic mulch is used in annual systems to control weeds, but it

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Bryan J. Peterson, Olivia Sanchez, Stephanie E. Burnett, and Darren J. Hayes

alternative to OM. Moreover, Zhang and Graves (1995) found rooting could be improved in SI when a fertilizer solution was used instead of water. Another alternative system that merits investigation relies on the application of mist from below the cutting, to

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Eliezer E. Goldschmidt

( Avena coleoptiles, pea seedlings), was rapidly adopted by horticulturists. It is quite amazing that although so little was actually known about plant hormones, the hormonal theory became so dominant, pushing aside alternative explanations such as

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Dewayne L. Ingram, Charles R. Hall, and Joshua Knight

calculated as the potential impact over a 100-year period of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, primarily carbon dioxide, nitrous oxide, and methane, using international standard procedures and reported as kilograms carbon dioxide equivalents (kg CO 2 e) ( EPA

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Eric T. Stafne

alternative. Fields outside of horticulture have used Twitter to educate and promote information ( Chung, 2017 ; Su et al., 2017 ), as well as agriculture ( Barton et al., 2017 ; Mills et al., 2019 ). The horticulture industry has been especially impacted by

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Yan Xu, Rachael E. Goodhue, James A. Chalfant, Thomas Miller, and Steven A. Fennimore

disinfestation using steam is one nonchemical alternative that can be used where the preplant application of soil fumigants is prohibited. Steam has demonstrated efficacy against weed, insect, nematode, and pathogenic pests affecting crops ( Fennimore et al

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Mindy L. Bumgarner, K. Francis Salifu, and Douglass F. Jacobs

subirrigation could serve as a viable alternative to conventional overhead systems in nursery culture of temperate deciduous forest tree seedlings. Other studies using subirrigation as a propagation system for hardwood species show results consistent with our