Spotted Wing Drosophila (SWD, Drosophila suzukii) is an invasive insect pest of both large and small fruit crops. Detected in California in 2008, SWD has been reported across the United States. Learn practical tips of detection and managment of SWD by Dr. Hannah Burrack, Associate Professor of Entomology & Extension Specialist at North Carolina State University.
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For more webinars in this series, see 2016 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series. The webinars are brought to you by the following eXtension Communities of Practice: Imported Fire Ants, and Urban IPM; and by the Alabama Cooperative Extension System, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Clemson Cooperative Extension and the University of Georgia Center for Urban Agriculture.
Photo credit: Hannah Burrack, North Carolina State University, Bugwood.org, image 5444193