Photo courtesy of Rutgers University
Photo courtesy of Rutgers University

Agricultural experts say they hope to have a Section 18 emergency exemption by August for an insecticide to combat brown marmorated stink bugs in fruit orchards.

U.S. Department of Agriculture and Virginia Tech officials met recently to discuss efforts to battle the invasive pest.

The Section 18 would be for dinotefuran, marketed by Valent USA as Venom in fruit, potatoes and vegetables.

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