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In "push-pull" strategies. These strategies divert insects away from a valuable resource (the "push" away from, for example, a host) into an attractant (the "pull" component; Pickett et al., 1997; Cook et al., 2007). Masking odors could be used in push-pull control strategies to prevent host location ("pushing" insects away from the hosts) while at the same time, attractive odors could be used as

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