Advances In the Use of IPM for Arthropod Management In Greenhouses

Sunday, December 13, 2009: 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
Room 102, First Floor (Convention Center)
Luis Canas
John Sanderson
1:00 PM
Introductory Remarks
1:05 PM
A comparison of precision and economic efficiency for three methods of thrips population density assessment.
Andrew Sutherland, University of California-Davis; Thomas Costamagna, University of California-Davis; Andrew Melicharek, University of California-Davis; Machiko Nagata, University of California-Davis; Michael P. Parrella, University of California
1:23 PM
Biological control of vegetable pests: from greenhouse to open field
Philip A. Stansly, University of Florida; Jose Castillo, University of Florida
1:41 PM
Effect of pesticides on rove beetle, Atheta coriaria Kraatz (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae), adult survival in growing medium
Raymond A. Cloyd, Kansas State University; Nicholas Timmons, Kansas State University; Jessica Goebel, Kansas State University; Kenneth Kemp, Kansas State University
1:59 PM
Mechanisms of resistance of Euphorbia pulcherrima (Euphorbiaceae) to Bemisia tabaci biotype B (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae)
Karla J. Medina-Ortega, The Ohio State University; Luis Canas, The Ohio State University
2:17 PM
2:22 PM
Reducing fertilization to improve management of thrips and mites in greenhouse ornamentals
Andrew Chow, Texas A&M University; Amanda Chau, Blinn College; Peter Krauter, Texas A&M University; Kevin M. Heinz, Texas A&M University
2:40 PM
Advances in western flower thrips management
Scott W. Ludwig, Nichino America; Todd Mayhew, Valent U.S.A. Corporation; Nate Royalty, Bayer Environmental Science; Nancy Rechcigl, Syngenta Professional Products
2:58 PM
Trap cropping for whiteflies on greenhouse poinsettia: non-consumptive effect of natural enemies on trap cropping efficacy
Jan P. Nyrop, Cornell University; Doo-Hyung Lee, Cornell University; John Sanderson, Cornell University
3:16 PM
Use of insecticides and biopesticides for managment of western flower thrips on ornamentals and vegetables
Luis Canas, The Ohio State University; Nuris Acosta, The Ohio State University
3:34 PM
3:39 PM
Effects of sustainable and conventional fertilizers on the growth of poinsettia and Bemisia tabaci
Katie England, Purdue University; Clifford S Sadof, Purdue University
3:57 PM
Likelihood of Pythium spp. transmission by fungus gnats (Bradysia impatiens) in greenhouses
Sarah Braun, Cornell University; Louela Castrillo, Cornell University; John Sanderson, Cornell University; Margery Daughtrey, Cornell University; Stephen P. Wraight, USDA, Agricultural Research Service
4:15 PM
Dispersal behavior of the predatory mite, Amblyseius swirskii, on greenhouse ornamentals and its impact on thrips control
Les Shipp, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada; Rose Buitenhuis, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada; Cynthia Scott-Dupree, University of Guelph
4:51 PM
Concluding Remarks
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