Wednesday, December 13, 2006: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Room 108 (Convention Center)

Symposium: Arthropod Mass Rearing, Research that Keeps on Giving

Organizer(s): Margaret L. Allen,
Jeffrey P. Shapiro,
8:00 AMWelcoming Remarks
8:10 AM0979Weed biological control agents: The impact of nutritional and non-nutritional chemistry on establishment  [ Recorded presentation ]
Gregory Wheeler,
8:40 AM0980Artificial diets to expedite insect rearing for biological control of weeds in the rhizosphere  [ Recorded presentation ]
Nada Carruthers,
9:10 AM0981Plant-based rearing of the mile-a-minute weed weevil, Rhinoncomimus latipes: Lessons and challenges  [ Recorded presentation ]
Judy Hough-Goldstein,, Daniel Palmer,
9:40 AMInsect Rearing Symposium Arrangements
9:55 AMBreak
10:10 AM0982Rearing insects for genetic modification
Margaret L. Allen,
10:40 AM0983Mass-rearing transgenic insects for genetic control programs: Quality control, strain stability and phenotype monitoring  [ Recorded presentation ]
Gregory S. Simmons,, Neil Morrison,, Sinead O'Connell,, Luke Alphey,, Ernie D. Miller,
11:10 AM0984Genetic considerations for mosquito colonization and stock-keeping
Mark Q. Benedict,
11:40 AMConcluding Remarks

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