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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: SEMIOCHEMICALS FOR CONTROL OF CITRUS LEAFMINER AND CITRUS CANKER DISEASE WITH APPLICATION FOR CONTROL OF ASIAN CITRUS PSYLLID AND HLB

Location: Subtropical Insects and Horticulture Research

Project Number: 6034-22320-001-32
Project Type: Reimbursable

Start Date: May 01, 2011
End Date: Apr 30, 2014

Objective:
Identify optimal blends and application methods for semiochemical-based products to control citrus leafminer and citrus canker disease.

Approach:
Replicated, multi-locational field trials in commercial citrus groves will identify the optimal mating disruption formulations and best application rate, coverage pattern and frequency for control of citrus leafminer.

Last Modified: 11/26/2014
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