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Pest control strategies for sustainable agriculture

1, Conference cinema eduhub days 2020

David Graf, UNIBE

Each year, insect pests consume enough crops to feed 600 million people. Taking the Western Corn Rootworm as an example, in this interactive video viewers can discover which strategies are in place to control pests. They get to know their advantages and disadvantages and the role that basic research has to play in developing new, sustainable strategies.