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I am planing to travel to some regions of Indonesia to collect Trichogramma species to start a colony of these parasitoids in a laboratory in Riau. What could be a plan to keep the parasitoids alive? Thanks,
Post Date: 2020-08-04 08:12:30
Author: Wagner Tavares
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Bigger, faster, stronger: Implications of inter-species interactions for IRM of lepidopteran pests of Bt maize in Africa A hypothetical scenario of mixed populations of Busseola fusca (Fuller) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), Chilo partellus (Swinhoe) (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) and Spodoptera frugiperda (J.E. Smith) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) was used as model to investigate the potential effects of mixed populations of lepidopteran …
Post Date: 2020-07-28 05:46:15
Author: Johnnie Van den Berg
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Fawligen, manufactured by AgBiTech Pty Ltd, contains a nucleopolyhedrovirus specific to the Fall Armyworm (FAW) pest, and underwent multiple regulatory trials and assessments in Bangladesh in 2019 and the early part of 2020. After completing the rapid assessment, Fawligen got registered in Bangladesh, and Ispahani Agro Ltd, Bangladesh is the market distribution partner. ( …
Post Date: 2020-07-27 18:54:27
Author: Md. Nasir Ahmed
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The invasive fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (J.E. Smith) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), was reported for the first time causing severe damage on maize in Karnataka, India, during May 2018. Thereafter, the pest has spread to most states of India and then spread to other Asian countries, including Thailand, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Vietnam, Laos, and China. Being …
Post Date: 2020-07-23 11:45:40
Author: Sharanabasappa Deshmukh
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The fall armyworm (FAW), Spodoptera frugiperda (J.E. Smith) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), is an insect native to the tropical and subtropical Americas that has recently spread to Africa, where it predominately attacks maize, sorghum and other plant species. Biological control is an environmentally friendly way of combatting the pest and contributes to an integrated pest management approach. …
Post Date: 2020-07-20 08:37:42
Author: Malick Ba
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The aim of this study was to evaluate the biological effectiveness of insecticides chlorpyrifos, emamectin benzoate, spinoteram, novaluron, deltamethrin and zeta-cypermethrin against Spodoptera frugiperda in Cocula, Guerrero. The results showed that the insecticides at the evaluated doses represented 45 to 56% reduction in damage, and in the number of larvae from 86 to 95% in …
Post Date: 2020-07-18 02:01:04
Author: Manuel Tejeda
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Post Date: 2020-07-17 05:21:52
Author: Piyush Patel
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Post Date: 2020-07-16 12:46:45
Author: Allan Hruska
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Post Date: 2020-07-16 12:44:34
Author: Allan Hruska

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