A model for the control of the European grapevine moth Lobesia botrana includes two control methods: insecticides and mating disruption. It yields the combination and schedule of application that minimize cost and losses due to the pest. A simulation is presented for an experimental situation.
- age-structured population model
- optimal control
- population dynamics
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Geography, Planning and Development
- Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)