New Tech Could Offer Chemical-Free Pest Solution

Published online: Mar 09, 2021 Articles, Insecticide
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Source: USDA-ARS

USDA-ARS Scientists in Kearneysville, W.V., are using ultraviolet (UV) light to kill pests of strawberry and other fruit crops, offering a potentially chemical-free solution. The technology is called PhylloLux, though some are calling it "Strawberry Fields For-UVer."