Scaling out of the Developed IPM for Corn Fall Armyworm

The DA - Bureau of Agricultural Research (BAR) provided technical assistance to the DA-Cagayan Valley Research Center (DA-CVRC) on 22 January 2024 in Quezon City for the scaling of IPM corn technologies against corn fall army worm (Spodoptera frugiperda, JE Smith) in infested corn areas in Cagayan Valley.

 DA-BAR director Junel B. Soriano shared his insights on strategies on combatting FAW by integrating the corn technologies developed by NCPC, UPLB on corn.

 The R4D initiative and technical assistance is in line with the launching of the Corn Innovation Center in the City of Ilagan, Isabela.