Rutgers Cooperative Extension Integrated Pest Management Program

Mating Disruption Pesticide Use

MD vs Standard MaterialType Average Total Average Total Average Cost
    Product Per Acre(lbs) Active Ingredient Per Acre(lbs) Per Acre
Standard Pesticide Use Schedule Antibiotic 2.64 1.53 $5.03
Standard Pesticide Use Schedule Fungicide 74.39 56.36 $158.70
Standard Pesticide Use Schedule Insecticide 5.13 2.86 $48.99
Mating Disruption Blocks Antibiotic 2.61 1.52 $4.99
Mating Disruption Blocks Fungicide 76.46 59.43 $203.20
Mating Disruption Blocks Insecticide 1.84 1.19 $21.60
MD vs Standard MaterialType Average Total Average Total Average Cost
    Product Per Acre(lbs) Active Ingredient Per Acre(lbs) Per Acre
Standard Pesticide Use Schedule Antibiotic 1.60 0.93 $3.06
Standard Pesticide Use Schedule Fungicide 60.90 52.27 $67.84
Standard Pesticide Use Schedule Insecticide 5.67 3.78 $39.52
Mating Disruption Blocks Antibiotic 1.89 1.10 $3.61
Mating Disruption Blocks Fungicide 74.51 63.52 $91.82
Mating Disruption Blocks Insecticide 3.00 1.87 $26.60


Last Updated on 2/16/00
By Peter Winkler
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