Repellence of plant essential oils to Dermanyssus gallinae and toxicity to the non-target invertebrate Tenebrio molitor.

@article{George2009RepellenceOP,
  title={Repellence of plant essential oils to Dermanyssus gallinae and toxicity to the non-target invertebrate Tenebrio molitor.},
  author={David R. George and Olivier A. E. Sparagano and Gordon R. Port and Elialilia Sarikiaeli Okello and Robert S. Shiel and Jonathan H. Guy},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  year={2009},
  volume={162 1-2},
  pages={129-34}
}
With changes in legislation and consumer demand, alternatives to synthetic acaricides to manage the poultry red mite Dermanyssus gallinae (De Geer) in laying hen flocks are increasingly needed. These mites may cause losses in egg production, anaemia and even death of hens. It may be possible to use plant-derived products as D. gallinae repellents, especially if such products have a minimal impact on non-target organisms. An experiment was conducted with D. gallinae to assess the repellence of a… CONTINUE READING
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