Metamorphosis of Vineyard Pest Management

Tuesday, November 18, 2008: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room D4/D5, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Derrick L. Hammons
Rufus Isaacs
8:00 AM
Welcoming Remarks
8:05 AM
Tri-trophic effects of leaf trichomes on grapes
Gregory M. Loeb, Cornell University; Jan P. Nyrop, Cornell University
8:30 AM
Developing new IPM tactics for Xylella fastidiosa in grape via studies of glassy-winged sharpshooter feeding and mechanisms of pathogen transmission
Elaine Backus, USDA - ARS; Marshall W. Johnson, University of California; Youngsoo Son, California Department of Food and Agriculture; Rodrigo Krugner, University of California
8:55 AM
Sharks to a blood trail: Feeding-induced and fermentation volatiles attract scarab beetles to grapes
Daniel A. Potter, University of Kentucky; Derrick L. Hammons, University of Kentucky; Melissa Newman, University of Kentucky; S. Kaan Kurtural, University of Kentucky
9:20 AM
Sustainable management for Japanese beetles in vineyards: Quantifying the impacts of defoliation
Derrick L. Hammons, University of Kentucky; S. Kaan Kurtural, University of Kentucky; Daniel A. Potter, University of Kentucky
9:45 AM
10:20 AM
Monitoring and distribution of grape root borer in Florida vineyards
Oscar E. Liburd, University of Florida; Craig R. Roubos, University of Florida; Scott Weihman, University of Florida
10:45 AM
Opportunities for integrating mating disruption and selective insecticides for control of grape berry moth, Paralobesia viteana
Rufus Isaacs, Michigan State University; Luis Teixeira, Michigan State University; Paul Jenkins, Michigan State University; Keith Mason, Michigan State University
12:00 PM
Concluding Remarks
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