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War waged on destructive beetles

May 13, 2015

Although invasive beetles may probably never be eradicated, local farmers are winning battles against them, according to experts from Ithaca’s Cornell University and Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County.


Beetle biocontrol

Mar 11, 2015

  New research improves prospects of plum curculio control using nematodes.  New York fruit growers may have found a more effective biocontrol tool for managing plum curculio—and a new model that could be developed and used by growers elsewhere.