Sunday, December 9, 2007: 8:30 AM-12:00 PM

Pacific Salon Two, Golden Pacific Ballroom, First Floor (Town & Country)

Symposium: The Seed Treatment Revolution

Organizer(s): Scott D. Stewart,
Gus Lorenz,
Phillip M. Roberts,
8:30 AMIntroduction - current trends of seed treatment technologies (Scott Stewart, The University of Tennessee)
8:45 AM 0076The chemistry, development, and stewardship of insecticidal and nematicidal seed treatments
Michael R. Schwarz,
9:05 AM0077The role of nematicidal seed treatments in disease interactions
J. Ole Becker,
9:25 AM0078Evaluating cotton insecticide seed treatments in combination with Telone® II and other nematicides
Eugene Burris,, Charles Overstreet,
9:45 AM0079Assessment of insecticidal seed treatments for management of early season cotton insect pests
Phillip M. Roberts,, J. Ruberson,, R. J. Ottens,, J. D. Griffin,
10:05 AM Break
10:20 AM0080Corn seed treatments: A review of performance against primary and secondardy soil pests
David Dorhout,, Marlin E. Rice,
10:40 AM0081Compatibility of insecticide seed treatments with pest management strategies in southern field corn
B. Roger Leonard,, Jack Baldwin,, Fangneng Huang,
11:00 AM0082The promise and limitations of soybean seed treatments: Impacts on pest and beneficial arthropods
Matthew E. O'Neal,, Kevin Johnson,, Wayne Ohnesorg,, Jeffrey Bradshaw,, Marlin E. Rice,
11:20 AM0083A southern perspective on soybean seed treatments
Gus Lorenz,, Angus Catchot,, B. Roger Leonard,, Scott D. Stewart,
11:40 AM Concluding remarks - where are we going? (Scott Stewart, The University of Tennessee)

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