Sunday, December 10, 2006 - 2:15 PM

Sustained insecticide performance against whiteflies in multi-cropping systems: Past success and new challenges

John C. Palumbo,, University of Arizona, Department of Entomology, Yuma Agricultural Center, 6425 W. 8th St, Yuma, AZ

Summary: The development and implementation of a novel approach to managing insecticide resistance to new insecticide chemistries for control of Bemisia whiteflies will be presented. Our efforts to promote and assess compliance to our "Cross- Commodity Guidelines for Neonicotinoids in Arizona" , as well as the challenges that growers are having and will be facing in practicing IRM in vegetable cropping systems throughout the Southwestern U.S. will be highlighted.

Species 1: Hemiptera Aleyrodidae Bemisia tabaci (silverleaf whitefly)

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