Sunday, 17 November 2002: 1:00 PM-5:00 PM

Floridian Ballroom B-C (Convention Center, Third Floor)

Biorational Insecticides - Mechanism and Application

Moderator(s): Isaac Ishaaya
A. Rami Horowitz
Abner Hammond
1:00 PMIntroductory Remarks
1:05 PM0141Chloride channels as tools for developing selective insecticides
Jeffrey R. Bloomquist
1:30 PM0142Novaluron, a novel benzoylphenyl urea - mechanism, selectivity and importance in IPM programs
Isaac Ishaaya
1:55 PM0143Optimization and use of neonicotinoids in pest management in field crops, vegetables and ornamentals
Robert Steffens, Alfred Elbert, Ralf Nauen
2:20 PM0144IPM and IRM programs based on rational insecticides in cotton fields of the southwestern US
Timothy Dennehy
2:45 PMBreak
3:10 PM0145Pyriproxyfen and buprofezin, mechanism and importance in IPM and IRM programs for controlling whiteflies
A. Rami Horowitz
3:30 PM0146Ecdysone agonists - mechanism and importance in controlling insect pests of agriculture and forestry
Arthur Retnakaran
3:50 PM0147Bacillus thuringiensis: mechanism and use for controlling agricultural pests
Mark E. Whalon
4:10 PM0148Botanical insecticides: potential agents for controlling agricultural pests
B.J.R. Philogène, J.T. Arnason, Ian M. Scott, H. Jensen, Murray B. Isman
4:30 PMConcluding Remarks

The 2002 ESA Annual Meeting and Exhibition