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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Junwei J Zhu (Jerry)

Research Entomologist

Research Objectives

  1. Discovery novel repellents or feeding deterrents against pest flies and other blood-sucking insects.
  2. Development of semiochemical based pest control products in agricultural and urban settings.
  3. Identification of attractants associated with livestock animals and environments for integrated pest management
  4. Isolation and identification of plant-based antimicrobial agents and biopesticides against pest flies of livestock animals and other potential hosts
  5. Using Push-and Pull strategies in sustainable agricultural pest management
Stable fly
Soil Quality
Visual-enhanced Trapping in Feedlot

Last Modified: 3/21/2017
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