Insect Resistance Management: Science, Scope, and Solutions

Sunday, December 13, 2009: 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
Room 101, First Floor (Convention Center)
Gary D. Thompson
Phil Robinson
John Immaraju
1:00 PM
Welcome and Symposium Objectives
Gary D. Thompson, Dow AgroSciences
1:20 PM
The economic importance of insecticides
Leonard Gianessi, CropLife Foundation
1:40 PM
IRAC US - Our role in IRM
Phil Robinson, UPI
2:00 PM
The practice of IRM in southern crops
B. Rogers Leonard, Louisiana State University
2:20 PM
The practice of IRM in eastern fruit crops
John C. Wise, Michigan State University
2:40 PM
IRM in citrus and avocados in western US
Joseph G. Morse, University of California; Elizabeth Grafton-Cardwell, University of California Riverside
3:15 PM
The practicality of IRM in turf
Parwinder Grewal, The Ohio State University
3:35 PM
3:55 PM
IRM in minor crops
Keith Dorschner, IR-4 Project
4:15 PM
The regulatory view of IRM
Heather McBrien, Pest Management Regulatory Agency, Health Canada
4:35 PM
The grower and consultant view of IRM
Jim Steffell, LAB Services Inc
4:55 PM
Concluding Remarks
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