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Table 5 Distribution of extension change agents according to their training needs in bio resistance methods

From: Training needs assessment of agricultural extension change agents in the field of biological control of fruit fly in Sinai Peninsula

Biological control methods Maximum training needs Average % Needs Ranking
Pheromone jammer 10 1.40 70 Average 5
Sex pheromone attractants 8 1.34 67 Average 6
Pathogenic bacteria 8 1.68 84 Severe 4
Pathogenic nematodes 4 1.90 95 Severe 1
Growth regulators and reproductive hormones 2 1.88 94 Severe 2
Sterilization of male insects 4 1.84 92 Severe 3
  1. The total number of respondents 108