Canadian Forest Service Publications

Rearing Choristoneura occidentalis. 2015. Ebling, P.M.; Dedes, J. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Great Lakes Forestry Centre, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. Insect Production Services Standard Operating Procedure IPS/012/002.

Year: 2015

Issued by: Great Lakes Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 36008

Language: English

Series: Standard Operating Procedure (GLFC - Sault Ste. Marie)

Availability: PDF (download)

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The Insect Production Services team at the Great Lakes Forestry Centre has a series of manuals that outline the Standard Operating Procedures for the facility. These manuals describe our quality management system, including specific instructions for raising each species of insect, preparing artificial diets, and associated quality control procedures for the laboratories and correct use and maintenance of the equipment required. They also outline the required insect quarantine procedures and responsibilities for personnel.