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Guangxi:Trichogramma is effective in controlling sugarcane borers
By: Date: 2021-01-06 Categories: foodtechnology Tags: ,

The sugarcane borer is the main pest in sugarcane production. According to statistics, Guangxi’s sugarcane borer damage causes a 10%-20%reduction in sugarcane production every year, and more than 30%in severe cases. The traditional method of controlling sugarcane stem borers is to spray chemical pesticides. Long-term use has not only enhanced the insect resistance of the pests, but also killed natural enemies and deteriorated the ecological environment of the sugarcane field. In recent years, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region has actively promoted Trichogramma control technology for sugarcane borers, effectively reducing the use of chemical pesticides, and achieving good economic and social benefits.

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