New Publication

Spotted wing Drosophila is a small fruit pest recently introduced to North America.  As the small fly has been found in Wisconsin, cranberry growers were eager to know what kind of a risk it posed to their crop.  With our latest paper, we answer their questions:

Steffan, S.A., J.C. Lee, M.E. Singleton,A. Vilaire, D.B. Walsh,L.S. Lavine, K. Patten. 2013. Susceptibility of Cranberries to Drosophila suzukii (Diptera: Drosophilidae). Journal of Economic Entomology 106(6):2424-2427. http://www.bioone.org/doi/pdf/10.1603/EC13331