Evaluate the toxicity of biological pesticides or repellents to control the spotted wing drosophila on everbearing raspberries grown in tunnels.
From 2014 to 2018
Pest, weed, and disease control
This work will support the development of organic raspberry production in Québec.
Growing Forward 2
This project seeks to reduce the use of chemical insecticides in orchards by controlling apple maggot populations using mass trapping.
Researcher: Daniel Cormier
The project measures the nitrogen contribution of sawdust mulch.
Researcher: Christine Landry
The project’s overall goal is to slow the arrival of Spotted Wing Drosophila in crop plots using mass trapping at overwintering sites.
Researcher: Annabelle Firlej