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Area-wide pest management project for navel orangeworm control in almonds, pistachios, and walnuts - North Region

Investigators
Siegel J P
Institutions
University of California - Davis
Start date
2008
End date
2013
Objective
Evaluate the efficacy of mating disruption delivered by puffers, targeting navel orangeworm infesting walnuts in Butte, Glenn, and Tehama counties. As part of this effort, determine the baseline populations of navel orangeworm in selected orchard blocks and the efficacy of current sanitation and/or other cultural practices.
Funding Source
Agricultural Research Service
Project source
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Project number
0500-00044-035-01S
Accession number
413523
Categories
Bacterial Pathogens
Commodities
Nuts, Seeds