We are honored to be a leading and reliable partner in the field of agricultural sciences

Suzukii EAD mount1
We investigate and develop chemical messenger compounds, pheromones and other semiochemicals, for control and monitoring of insects in agriculture, horticulture and forestry, and for insects that transmit diseases.
IMG_7898 copy
Updated and current information on SWD. Keep up to date and read all about the latest SWD developments.
riskstatus
Current information on SWD movement and numbers.

What we do.

Drosophila suzukii in Sweden
The spotted wing Drosophila (SWD), Drosophila suzukii, is a highly invasive pest of soft fruit and berries in Europe and North America. Since being detected in Europe and North America in 2008, the population has continued to spread and was first detected in Sweden in 2014. This pest can have a devastating impact on fruit and berry industry, and our group of researchers, advisors and growers are working together to find the most effective pest control measures. The aim of this website is to provide up-to-date information on SWD in Sweden, and to establish communication between growers, advisors and researchers.

Read More

Latest news.

Last Update

SLU-logo-diap
HIR-logo-diap
JVB-logo

Get Connected.

Do you have any questions or would like to get in touch with us?
Fill out the form below and we’ll contact you as soon as possible.