SPLAT ACPAB A&K for the management of the Asian citrus psyllid, the key vector of Citrus Greening.

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Agriculture
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$100,000.00
Award Year:
2011
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
2011-00045
Agency Tracking Number:
2011-00045
Solicitation Year:
2011
Solicitation Topic Code:
8.2
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
ISCA TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
1230 Spring St, Riverside, CA, 92507-1309
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
960774941
Principal Investigator:
Agenor Mafra-Neto
null
(951) 686-5008
president@iscatech.com
Business Contact:
Annlok Yap
Business Director
(951) 686-5008
annlok.yap@iscatech.com
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
We seek an attractant for the asian citrus psyllid that can be formulated with ISCA's proprietary biodegradable matrix to provide an efficient attractant blend that is specific to ACP, creating a rain-fast product that sticks to foliage, protecting and releasing the active ingredient for more than two months in field situations. Applied mechanically, this formulation will be tested among field populations of ACP to achieve control of this insidious pest.

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