IRAC España has issued an alert warning of resistance of Cydia pomonella to various modes of action in pome fruit trees In recent years. There have been numerous cases of control problems of Carpocapsa (Cydia pomonella) in the Ebro Valley. In addition, an increase in populations of both this species and Grapholita molesta in apple trees, is exacerbating the situation .
A video from CropLife International and the Insecticide Resistance Action Committee (IRAC) that explains the importance of mode of action as the basis for effective and sustainable resistance management to preserve the utility and diversity of available insecticides and acaricides. The video can be viewed in English or watch it in Spanish, Mandarin or Portuguese.