Category Archives: Insecticide

Spotted Wing Drosophila: Effective Management Strategies and Impacted Crops

Spotted-wing_Drosophila Drosophila suzukii

Understanding Spotted Wing Drosophila Unlike other drosophila species, Spotted Wing Drosophila (SWD) has a unique ability to infest ripe and ripening fruits, thanks to its serrated ovipositor, which enables it to puncture the skin of healthy fruit and lay eggs. The larvae then feed on the fruit, leading to rot, loss of quality, and secondary […]