Predatory Mite Neoselus cucumeris Breeding Pile

Predatory Mite Neoselus cucumeris Breeding Pile

Breeding piles containing the predatory mite Neoseiulus cucumeris are placed in spring annual production to manage thrips. This predatory mite feeds on first instar nymphs. Therefore, it is important to initiate releases preventatively before thrips establish high populations. This predatory mite is sold with a bran carrier that contain flower mites as a food source.