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EVALUATION OF ETHYL FORMATE FOR USE AS A PHYTOSANITARY TREATMENT FOR LIGHT BROWN APPLE MOTH

Investigators
Walse S S
Institutions
University of California - Davis
Start date
2010
End date
2011
Objective
The goal of this project is to develop quaratine LBAM treatments for California fruit and vegetable commodities in export channels so that current markets are retained and new markets are gained. The specific objective of this collaboration with UC scientists (Mitcham) involves the determination of the insecticidal efficacy of ethyl formate, Vapormate, to light brown apple moth lifestages, including: eggs, pupae, larvae, and adults.
Funding Source
Agricultural Research Service
Project source
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Project number
5302-43000-033-01S
Accession number
419788
Categories
Sanitation and Quality Standards
Parasites
Natural Toxins
Viruses and Prions
Bacterial Pathogens
Chemical Contaminants