n Farmer’s Weekly - Using nuclear irradiation to kill two bugs with one zap : farming for tomorrow
|Article Title||Using nuclear irradiation to kill two bugs with one zap : farming for tomorrow|
|© Publisher:||Caxton Magazines|
|Publication Date||Jul 2016|
|Pages||26 - 27|
Nuclear energy has many beneficial applications. One is the potential, through the sterile insect technique, to suppress Eldana, a pest that causes significant economic losses to sugarcane farmers, as well as eradicate malaria from South Africa.
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