Entomological Risks and Management Strategies in Apricot Orchards (Drosophila suzukii, Ceratitis capitata, Lyristes plebejus)

Ağbaba B., Tunaz H., Uğur Y.

International Biological, Agricultural & Life Science Congress, Lviv, Ukraine, 7 - 08 November 2019, pp.38

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Summary Text
  • City: Lviv
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Page Numbers: pp.38


Turkey is located among the world's major fruit producing countries in terms of quantity and the number of species and varieties of fruit production. One of the important agricultural export product grown in Turkey is apricot. Quality and yield losses in apricot production occur due to pests and diseases in the apricot production which is extremely important for our country and Malatya economies. Apricot diseases and pest control is of great importance to obtain more and quality products. It is very important to diagnose the pest correctly and to be able to intervene in time. With this study, current information about the status of Drosophila suzukii, Ceratitis capitata and Lyristes plebejusin apricot will be given and information will be presented about the serious threats that may occur in the future. According to this information, it is aimed to give information about this kind of management opportunities by taking the information in the literature into consideration.