Tuesday, December 12, 2006: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Room 105 (Convention Center)

Ten-Minute Papers, Section Ca. Biological Control

Moderator(s): David Orr
Vonny M. Barlow
8:00 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:05 AM0715Use of weeds in the non-cultivated areas for vegetable crops protection to insect pests
Yong-Heon Kim
8:17 AM0716Spatial interactions between the parasitoid Cotesia glomerata and nectar plants  [ Recorded presentation ]
Silvia Dorn, Heike Wanner, Hainan Gu, Detlef GŁnther
8:29 AM0717Does crop diversification enhance aphidophagous Coccinellidae in sorghum?  [ Recorded presentation ]
Mpho Phoofolo, Kris Giles, Vasile Catana, Norman Elliott
8:41 AM0718Attractiveness of native prairie species to beneficial insects
Ashley Bennett, Claudio Gratton
8:53 AM0719Influence of landscape heterogeneity on biocontrol of Wisconsin potato pests  [ Recorded presentation ]
Benjamin Werling, Claudio Gratton
9:05 AM0720Provision of peach extrafloral nectar to enhance biological control by Harmonia axyridis.  [ Recorded presentation ]
Clarissa Mathews, Mark Brown
9:17 AM0721Cover crop effects on the dispersal and natural enemies of the Colorado potato beetle
Zsofia Szendrei, Donald C. Weber, Daniel L. Rowley, Matthew Greenstone, Matthew Kramer
9:29 AM0722Plant-mediated reproduction in Orius insidiosus and its implications for biological control  [ Recorded presentation ]
Jonathan Lundgren, Walter Riedell, Kris Wyckhuys, Nicolas Desneux
9:41 AMBreak
10:05 AM0724Impact of Harmonia axyridis and Orius spp. on soybean aphids in a field cage experiment
Kelley J. Tilmon, Deirdre A. Prischmann, Louis Hesler, Jonathan Lundgren
10:17 AM0725Observations of predation by cockroaches on lepidopteran eggs in soybean  [ Recorded presentation ]
Robert Pfannenstiel
10:29 AM0726Diversity of lady beetles (Coccinellidae: Coccinellini) associated with Alaskan agricultural crops
Aaron M. Hagerty, Alberto Pantoja, Susan Emmert
10:41 AM0727Optimizing Trichogramma ostriniae (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) release rates in field bell pepper  [ Recorded presentation ]
Vonny M. Barlow, Thomas P. Kuhar
10:53 AM0728 Tillage and cover crops in organic vegetables: Impact on pests and their biological control in broccoli  [ Recorded presentation ]
John Ruberson, Juan C. Diaz-Perez, Sharad Phatak, Ronald D. Morse
11:05 AM0729Residual toxicity of acaricides to Galendromus occidentalis and Phytoseiulus persimilis reproductive potential  [ Recorded presentation ]
Francisco Javier Saenz-de-Cabezon Irigaray, Frank G. Zalom, Patricia B. Thompson
11:17 AM0730Invasive chalcidoids in your backyard: Bad news, benign or beneficial?  [ Recorded presentation ]
Michael W. Gates
11:29 AM0731Effects of phosphorus on adult feeding by Cyphocleonus achates, a biological control agent of spotted and diffuse knapweeds
Timothy R. Collier
11:41 AM0090Landscape structure effects on the dispersal of populations of Eriosoma lanigerum in Chile using ISSR markers  [ Recorded presentation ]
Blas Lavandero, Claudio Ramirez, Eduardo Fuentes-Contreras

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