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Investigator: Jones, V.

Spatial and temporal dynamics of attracting green lacewings to synthetic lures in apple orchards for pest suppression

The discovery of volatile phytochemicals that affect natural enemy (NE) populations has stimulated interest in using synthetic versions to manipulate NE populations for pest suppression.…

Organic tree-fruit pest management – (OREI)

Quantifying biological control of pear psylla in a cover crop system

Assessing effects of an alfalfa cover crop on biological control and tree nutrition in organic pear orchards