Insect Control Stories
July 7, 2017Can Genetic Engineering Put an End to Diamondback Moth Plague?
USDA OKs field release of pest with self-limiting gene at Cornell research farm. Read More
June 25, 2017Study Suggests Closer-Proximity Lures Help Increase Insect Pest Catches
Research shows single-trap locations are not as effective as those kept close together. Read More
June 15, 2017Make Way for Life-Saving Science on Your Farm [opinion]
While nature always finds a way to adapt, science continues to find other ways to cope. Read More
May 31, 2017Is CRISPR/Cas9 a Viable Solution for the Control of Crop Insect Pests?
Gene editing has the potential to aid growers in control of invasive pests. Read More
May 16, 2017First California Red Scale Aerosol Mating Disruption Product Approved
EPA, California officials grant Semios approval of pheromone pest control solution for widespread citrus problem. Read More
May 2, 2017Penn State Offers Tips To Manage Early Season Orchard Pests
Warm weather has quickly accelerated development of insects. Read More
April 20, 2017Beetle Battle Burgeoning for South Florida Avocado Growers
Scientists identify more species of pests that vector deadly fungus. Read More