Location: Insect Behavior and Biocontrol Research
Project Number: 6036-22000-025-09-A
Project Type: Cooperative Agreement
Start Date: Nov 5, 2013
End Date: May 30, 2014
To develop push-pull system for Asian citrus psyllid managment for protection of young citrus plants.
Investigate visual cues that cause attraction and repellency of psyllids in the laboratory, devise push and pull methods for psylids and evaluate the methods in the field with young citrus plants.