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Eradication of a Transient Actionable Entry of Bactrocera scutellata (Hendel) in Manzanillo, Colima, Mexico

Eradication of a Transient Actionable Entry of Bactrocera scutellata (Hendel) in Manzanillo, Colima, Mexico. A transient entry of the fruit fly Bactrocera scutellata (Hendel) was recorded on 2 February 2018 in Manzanillo, Colima, Mexico (the main port of entry for trade with Asia). Read More »

World Water Day: IAEA Project Strengthens Control of Water Quality in the Zamora River, Ecuador

World Water Day: IAEA Project Strengthens Control of Water Quality in the Zamora River, Ecuador. Southeast Ecuador is home to a constellation of copper and gold mines, which have sustained economic activity in the region for decades. Read More »

Vietnamese Authorities Control Spread of African Swine Fever with the Use of Nuclear-derived Techniques

Vietnamese Authorities Control Spread of African Swine Fever with the Use of Nuclear-derived Techniques. The pork industry in Viet Nam has escaped the recent wave of African Swine Fever (ASF) and other animal diseases hitting Southeast Asia thanks to quick action by researchers at the National Centre for Veterinary Diagnosis (NCVD).   Read More »


Resources

  • Mutant Varieties Database (MVD)

    The FAO/IAEA Mutant Variety Database or MVD provides information on induced mutations suitable for breeding programme and genetic analysis. View database →

  • The International Database on Insect Disinfestation and Sterilization (IDIDAS)

    Joint service of the IAEA and Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). An interactive resource providing information on a species basis for both disinfestation and sterilization of arthropods, with dosage levels and conditions, efficacy and references. View database →