Unit Industry Sector
Agriculture & Natural Resources

Unit Originally Created By: Karen Dalton-Wemp

Plant Insects and Diseases

Part of Course: Agriscience/Intro to Ag Model

Unit Overview / Details

This unit contains lessons about pest classification, plant pest control methods, and basic integrated pest management.

Instructional Hours

15 Hours

Content / Concepts

  • Major classifications of pests
  • Chemical, mechanical, cultural, and biological methods of plant pest control.
  • Major principles, advantages, and disadvantages of integrated pest management

CTE Standards

Lessons in this Unit

  • Through this lesson students will become familiar with the the different varieties of integrated pest management and the advantages and disadvantages of integrated pest management.

    three class periods
    3 Hours