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n Farmer’s Weekly - Using nuclear irradiation to kill two bugs with one zap : farming for tomorrow

Volume 2016, Issue 16025
  • ISSN : 0041-848X
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Abstract

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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2016-07-01
2016-12-10

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