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If in tomato crops the whitefly is controlled by the parasitic wasp Encarsia formosa and besides pests like the silver Y moth or the golden masked owl occur, Trichogramma may be used in addition to Bacillus thuringiensis preparations. When controlling …
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Lepidopteran pests in vegetable cultivation have already been controlled for decades with Trichogramma parasitic wasps. These lepidopteran pests are also found in the cultivation of ornamental plants or in the display gardens under glass. The species occurring in the tropical …
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The use of Trichogramma is one of the oldest biological control methods in Europe. Already in the early 1970s, egg parasites were spread on the first corn acreages in order to control the European corn borer. The roots of our …
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The first important step for a successful control of moths in greenhouse growing is the so called „monitoring“, the catching of the harmful moths with pheromone traps (or light traps) to determine the degree of infestation. By means of species-specific …
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