Oriental Fruit Fly Information

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Oriental fruit fly

Bactrocera dorsalis, an Oriental fruit fly

Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam is dedicated to protecting Florida’s $123 billion agriculture industry from invasive pests and disease.

The Oriental fruit fly, one of the world's most serious exotic fruit flies, is able to infest many different kinds of commodities, attacking over 430 different fruits, vegetables and nuts. The department and the USDA are working diligently to eradicate this pest.

Control de la Mosca de la Fruta, Información en Español

Daily Finds: October 5, 2015
Found Today  Total Finds to Date Date of First Find
0 164 8/26/2015

Compliance Agreement Cooperative Oriental Fruit Fly Eradication Program [ Adobe PDF Document ]

Versión en Español en la página 19 del Acuerdo de Cumplimiento de Normas de la Mosca Oriental de la Fruta 

Quarantine with Fly Find ½ Mile Arcs [ Adobe PDF Document 2.50 MB ] Updated: 9/28/15

USDA Oriental Fruit Fly Host List [ Adobe PDF Document ]

2015 Eradication Program - Miami-Dade County

Fruit fly finds in Miami-Dade County have triggered an eradication program. This program is a state and federal cooperative effort. Trapping, treatment and regulatory teams are working in areas around the positive finds to limit the impact of the flies. For more information, contact the  helpline at 1-888-397-1517.

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Industry Program Information

2015 Eradication Program - Miami-Dade County Industry. Regulatory Information, Host Lists, Maps, Treatment Q&A, Treatment Options, Previous Detections, Video and more.

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Residential Program Information

2015 Eradication Program - Miami-Dade County Residents. Information, Host Lists, Treatment Q&A, Maps, Previous Detections, Video and more.   

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Información Sobre La Mosca Oriental de la Fruta

Programa de Erradicación del 2015  – Condado Miami-Dade Residencial / Industria. Información regulatoria, Lista de Hospederos, Mapas, Preguntas y Respuestas sobre Tratamientos, Opciones de Tratamiento, Detecciones Previas, Videos y más.