Sunday, February 24, 2013

The insects that help the Israeli farmer for "pest free produce"

http://nocamels.com/2013/02/meet-the-insects-that-help-israeli-farmers-keep-produce-pest-free/
Meet The Pirate Bugs That Help Israeli Farmers Keep Their Produce Pest-Free


Dealing with pests is never an easy task for farmers, having to navigate between keeping their crops pest-free and not using harmful chemicals. Israeli farmers at the Arava region use another method – predatory insects that kill pests but not crops.

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

kills aphids. Does nothing for thrips and mites. Is also used promarily for peppers and citrus. Does not work on romaine

T.P.V said...

plan not to send Bochurim to learn in Eretz yisrael