Cabbage Can Attract the Natural Enemy of the Cabbageworm


When eaten by cabbageworms, cabbage emits a scent that attracts wasps that are the natural enemies of cabbageworms.

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Pest controlResistance to outside threatsAttack

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Cabbage’s defense mechanism can be used to develop environmentally friendly pesticides and insecticides that target specific pests. The cabbage’s mechanisms can also be used to develop agricultural technology that takes advantage of the relationship between pests and their natural enemies.

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