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Attracting Or Repelling Insects Using Different Scents
2014-04-01 15:48:26

Flowering plants attract pollinating insects with scent from their flowers and bright colors. If they have become infested with herbivores like caterpillars, they attract beneficial insects like parasitic wasps with the help of scent signals from their leaves.

New Study Could Help Rearing Of Stink Bugs For Biological Control
2014-01-05 07:13:10

Many people think of stink bugs as pests, especially as the brown marmorated stink bugs spreads throughout the U.S.

2013-05-16 23:03:05

Otho’s Pest Management explores the effectiveness of organic pest control methods.

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2010-01-25 09:25:26

Diverse biofuel plantings such as native prairie attract more beneficial insects than do single crops such as corn.


Word of the Day
saggar
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.
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