Rapid harvest schedules and fruit removal as non-chemical approaches for managing spotted wing Drosophila

Project Type: Graduate Student
Funds awarded in 2015: $9,979.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2016
Grant Recipient: Michigan State University
Region: North Central
State: Michigan
Graduate Student:
Faculty Advisor:
Dr. Rufus Isaacs
Michigan State University
Evaluation of two cultural control tactics that could be used in an integrated management plan in combination with existing spray programs to manage D. suzukii in raspberry.
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Researchers
This product is associated with the project "Sustainable Pest Management Approaches for Raspberry Growers"
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