Use a herbivore
to control weeds
Cactoblastis moth larvae to control prickly pear.
About the moth
Biological control of the moth
Use a carnivore
to control a
Ladybirds controlling aphids.
Ladybirds as biological control agents
Use a parasite
to control its
Encarsaria (a wasp) controlling glasshouse whitefly.
About the insect
Disrupt a breeding
cycle of a pest
Release of sterilized males to control the screw worm parasite in cattle.
Control the behaviour of a pest
Sex attractant pheromones to attract apple codling moths.