Conventional Soil Management Draws European Corn Borer Toward Bt Corn

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A study on European corn borer in conventional and organic growing systems finds an “unintentional attract-and-kill” mechanism whereby borers are attracted to corn in conventionally managed fields but then fall victim to Bt corn there.

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Source: Entomology Today

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