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Table 1 Weekly releases and rates of biological control agents in biological greenhouses and pesticides application in chemical greenhouse and their rates, in tomato winter plantation 2018–2019

From: Impact of combine releases of the egg parasitoid, Trichogramma euproctidis (Girault) and the entomopathogenic nematode, Heterorhabditis bacteriophora to control Tuta absoluta (Meyrick) in tomato greenhouses in Egypt

WeekBiological controlChemical control
ReleaseRatePesticideRate
2--Vertimec 1.8% EC25 cm/100 l
3--Micronized Sulfur250gm/100 l
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5T. euproctidis50 parasitoids/m2Mospilan 20% SP25gm/100 l
6H. bacteriophora100 IJs/mlVertimec 1.8% EC + micronized sulfur100 cm/100 l + 250gm/100 l
7T. euproctidis50 parasitoids/m2  
8H. bacteriophora100 IJs/mlMospilan 20% SP25gm/100 l
9T. euproctidis50 parasitoids/m2Mospilan 20% SP25gm/100 l
10H. bacteriophora100 IJs/ml  
11T. euproctidis50 parasitoids/m2Vertimec 1.8% EC100 cm/100 l
12H. bacteriophora100 IJs/ml  
13T. euproctidis50 parasitoids/m2Vertimec 1.8% EC100 cm/100 l
14H. bacteriophora100 IJs/ml  
15T. euproctidis50 parasitoids/m2  
16H. bacteriophora100 IJs/ml  
17T. euproctidis50 parasitoids/m2  
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