Byproduct of Biofuel Production Shows Potential for Insect Pest Management

The red flour beetle (Tribolium castaneum), shown here on bleached flour, is a significant pest of stored products. In new research, very few red flour beetles normally developed to adults after exposure to insecticidal pyrolysis oil derived from biofuel production. (Photo by Rob Morrison, Ph.D.)

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The red flour beetle (Tribolium castaneum), shown here on bleached flour, is a significant pest of stored products. In new research, very few red flour beetles normally…

Source: Entomology Today

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