An action point (or threshold) is the level of pests or disease at which point you implement an active treatment strategy. These are set points that you use to make decisions about what, if any, management action you need to take.
This Preventing pests and diseases in the greenhouse fact sheet is part of a series designed to show how simple low cost changes around the greenhouse can significantly reduce costs and losses from pests and diseases.
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growing is a balance between science and common sense growing. Fortunately we have an abundance of scientific facts at our disposal; on the other hand a common sense approach comes with experience i.e. your day to day experiences as a grower. … Continued