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Growing Futures - Using sex to protect export markets

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Our scientists have identified the natural chemicals released by the females of key insect species to attract their mates. By combining them into a single dispenser, these chemicals can be released into an orchard to confuse the males of multiple pest species and stop them finding their future spouse.

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