Greenhouses & Covering

Protecting the peppers crops using insects

The insects will be scattered around the Ein-Yahav greenhouses

80 million predatory insects will be scattered around the Ein-Yahav greenhouses throughout the next month in order to protect the northern Arava moshav’s crops particularly its peppers in Biologically friendly way.
 
Several specie will be released, including predatory mite called Savirsky, named for its inventor, as well as wasps that kills their prey  by hatching parasitic eggs in their Stomachs.
 
12/9/13 The Jerusalem Post

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