Operational Parameters for the Aerial Release of Sterile Codling Moths Using an Uncrewed Aircraft SystemE. D. Esch, R. M. Horner, D. C. Krompetz, N. Moses-Gonzales, M. R. Tesche and D. M. Suckling, Insects, 12:2/13/2021. 2021.
The codling moth is a serious pest of apples in most regions of the world where this fruit is produced. The sterile insect technique is one strategy used to control this pest and is employed as part of an area-wide integrated pest management program for the codling moth in ...
Keywords: codling moth, Cydia pomonella, drone, SIT, sterile insect technique
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