If parthenium has just arrived, regulators should facilitate the registration and promotion of biological control
agents through classical and augmentative biological control
efforts to prevent the weed becoming widespread.
HYDERABAD -- Viewing the ever-rising mosquito population as a threat to the human health, experts have suggested taking advantage of certain fish species as a method of 'biological control
' of the insect.
japonicus entered North America, but genetic data indicate that the parasitoid did not escape from quarantine facilities where it is being studied as a potential classical biological control
agent of H.
Mosquito fish are effective biological control
mechanism against dengue as they are voracious eaters of mosquito larvae, Rosario said.
The suitability of entomopathogenic nematodes as biological control
agents of specific target insects is affected by their level of infectivity and reproductive capacity.
Kenya will borrow from Brazil on the use of biological control
to deal with the armyworm.
Addressing duck distribution ceremonies, Director Livestock Rawalpindi Ghulam Hussain Bhutta said the duck raising was not only helpful for the economic empowerment of rural women, but it could also be helpful in the biological control
The spiders belongs to order Araneae are very robust and potent predators and they are also important biological control
agents their predatory role towards insects and on other spiders, although a few large species also praying vertebrates.
is an element of an integrated pest management approach.
But for plums, the extent of the natural flora's potential for biological control
of fruit decay remains largely unknown.
The national BMSB research team will be aided in its planning for deployment and evaluation of a biological control
program for this pest.