The primary objective of the IR-4 Biopesticide and Organic Support Program is to further the development and registration of biopesticides for use in pest management systems for specialty crops or for minor uses on major crops.
Biopesticides include microorganisms, plant extracts, natural products and biotechnology.
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Biopesticide Work Funded Through IR-4
used to attract and
kill the invasive insect.
Credit: Cesar Rodriguez-Saona
canker with healed wound
(between the labels ‘110’).
Credit: Dennis Fulbright
Credit: Alan Schreiber
Credit: Drs. Brian Nault and Abby Seaman- Cornell University<
Credit: Dr. Andy Newhouse- SUNY, Syracuse
Credit: Oscar Liburd
Conference at Rutgers University
Credit: Krista Coleman