Apple Pest Management for Home Gardeners

SKU A2179

Author(s) Patricia S. McManus, Daniel L. Mahr, Teryl R. Roper.

Home gardens usually contain only a few apple trees, making it feasible to limit pesticide use and still produce a healthy crop of apples. 

This extensively updated publication outlines the basic principles of pest management. Learn which non-chemical strategies are effective and when pesticides might be worth considering.

Provides detailed descriptions of common diseases and insect pests plus weed control options (12 pages; Revised in 2007).