Mustard Seed Meal Can Kill Mosquito Larvae, New Research Shows

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The research conducted by the Agricultural Research Service (ARS) demonstrates the potential of mustard seed meal as a natural and effective tool for controlling mosquito larvae. By harnessing the larvicidal properties of compounds found in mustard seed meal, this bio-based control method offers a safer and more eco-friendly alternative to chemical insecticides. With further studies to determine the best application methods and dosage, mustard seed meal could play a significant role in reducing the mosquito population and mitigating the spread of mosquito-borne diseases.