Szilvia Orosz Plant Health and Molecular Biology National Reference Laboratory, National Food Chain Safety Office, Directorate of Plant Protection, Soil Conservation and Agri-environment, Budapest; Hungarian Natural History Museum, Department of Zoology, Budapest
László Bujdos SZSZBMKH ÉBFF Plant and Soil Protection Department, Nyíregyháza
Studies were conducted between 2015 and 2017 with yellow sticky traps in seven tobacco plantations. The purpose was to determine when and in what numbers onion thrips individuals can settle into tobacco plantations. The primary objective of the study was to determine the proper timing of chemical treatments, furthermore, the determination of crucial factors that can influence the population dynamics of Thrips tabaci.