Display name Ekenwosu Joseph Ugochukwu First name Ekenwosu Last name Joseph Ugochukwu firstname.lastname@example.org Role Researcher Country Nigeria Organisation Imo State University, Owerri Area of Research Environmentally Safe Pesticides and Pesticide Risk Management Describe your research
Nigeria is one of those countries with very little data on approved biological products for the management and control of FAW in Africa. Therefore, my research primarily focuses on the use of plant extracts (botanicals) to control the invasive Spodoptera frugiperda (FAW) at larva stage. The research will explore the environmental sustainability and efficacy of a variety of biopesticides derived from plant extracts to manage FAW in Nigeria. I hope that this research would discover new active ingredients that can potentially get rid of the pest. I, therefore, hope that result of this research would update the available record on the number of approved biological products for FAW control in Africa.
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