Two biocontrol agents for effective control of fungus gnats

Two biological control agents including beneficial Steinernema feltiae nematodes and predatory mites, Stratiolaelaps scimitus (Hypoaspis miles) have potential to control fungus gnats

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Target First Generation SHB Larvae with Indica Nematodes

What are small hive beetles (SHB)? Small hive beetles (Aethina tumida) are one of the most economically damaging insect pests…

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Simultaneous release of beneficial nematodes and predatory mites enhances thrip control

Damage caused by the western flower thrips The western flower thrips (Frankliniella occidentalis) are one of the most damaging pests…

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Heterorhabditis bacteriophora for control of European chafer beetles

Heterorhabditis bacteriophora are beneficial entomopathogenic nematodes that are effective against European chafer beetles Description European chafer beetles (Rhizotrogus majalis, Order: Coleoptera)…

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Twelve Important Facts about Beneficial Entomopathogenic Nematodes

1. What are insect-parasitic/entomopathogenic nematodes? By definition nematodes are thread-like microscopic, colorless and unsegmented round worms found in almost all habitats especially soil…

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