Earwig Transit Workshop Website

Project Type: Local Ed & Demo (formerly RGR)
Funds awarded in 2023: $100,000.00
Projected End Date: 03/31/2026
Host Institution Award ID: G294-23-W9988
Grant Recipient: Washington State University
Region: Western
State: Washington
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Robert Orpet
Washington State University
The project website documents the rationale and philosophy behind what will make earwig releases useful for apple and pear orchards with peer-reviewed references. It houses educational handouts on earwig transportation and pesticide safety.
Robert Orpet, Washington State University
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.