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Research Project: Cranberry Genetics and Insect Management

Location: Vegetable Crops Research

Title: Pheromone loading in cranberry insect lures

item Steffan, Shawn
item Chasen, Elissa
item Guedot, Christelle - University Of Wisconsin

Submitted to: Wisconsin Fruit Newsletter
Publication Type: Trade Journal
Publication Acceptance Date: 5/17/2018
Publication Date: 5/18/2018
Citation: Steffan, S.A., Chasen, E.M., Guedot, C. 2018. Pheromone loading in cranberry insect lures. Wisconsin Fruit Newsletter. 3(3):5.

Interpretive Summary:

Technical Abstract: We examined the lures for the cranberry fruitworm (CFW), the sparganothis fruitworm (SFW), and the blackheaded fireworm (BHFW). These lures were purchased from ISCA Technologies, Great Lakes IPM, Scentry, and Trécé. Based on our first analyses of lure compositions at the University of Wisconsin BioTech Center, we are seeing some significant differences.