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NanoTrap reached field test phase

nanotrap_xsInnovative traps for monitoring of agricultural and forest pests

Biosani Nanotec, a R&D company for biotechnology and environment, started with CeNTI the field test for the validation of the pheromone dispensers build at CeNTI.

The project named NanoTrap, that will end this year, aims the development of an innovative trap for monitoring of agricultural and forest pests. Several solutions are being tested in field in the centre of Portugal (in Belmonte) and the results are promissing for the insect Cydia pomonella

Some results are being presented this week by Carlos Frescata, from Biosani Nanotec, in the XXIV Brazilian Congress of Entomology, in Curitiba.