Pheronym was featured by Gainesville’s WCJB TV20!

Photo by: Jeffrey W. Lotz, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services,

Our very own Abigail Perret-Gentil was interviewed by WCJB TV20 for What’s Growing On? Nematodes.  She talked about plant parasitic nematodes, beneficial nematodes and how  we at Pheronym leverage pheromones to control them both for crop protection.

Vision & impact

Nematode are the most abundant animals on earth and found in every ecological niche. They parasitize nearly every plant, insect and animal, including humans. They cause many diseases in humans such as hookworm, pin worm and intestinal roundworm infection (Ascariasis). Continue reading