Student Competition for the President's Prize, P-IE: Crop Chemicals

Monday, December 14, 2009: 8:15 AM-11:00 AM
Room 109, First Floor (Convention Center)
B. Rogers Leonard
8:15 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:20 AM
Assessing chorion permeability of healthy and parasitized (by Telenomus podisi, Hymenoptera: Scelionidae) brown stink bug (Euschistus servus, Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) eggs to insecticides in three classes
Amanda L. Koppel, Virginia Tech; Ames Herbert, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Donald Mullins, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; E. W. Westbrook, Virginia State University
8:32 AM
Spodoptera frugiperda susceptibility to novel and standard insecticides
Jarrod T. Hardke, Louisiana State University AgCenter; Joshua H. Temple, Louisiana State University Agricultural Center; B. Rogers Leonard, Louisiana State University
8:44 AM
An assessment of natural enemy populations relative to pesticide use in Wisconsin cranberry
Merritt Singleton, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Daniel Mahr, University of Wisconsin-Madison
8:56 AM
Biopesticides for management of borers in organic and conventional orchards
Peter Nelson, Michigan State University; Renee J. Pereault, Michigan State University; Mark E. Whalon, Michigan State University
9:08 AM
Resistance risk assessment and strategies for managing resistance against novel reduced risk insecticides in obliquebanded leafroller, Choristoneura rosaceana (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae)
Ashfaq A. Sial, Washington State University, Tree Fruit Research and Extension Center; Jay F. Brunner, Washington State University; John E. Dunley, Washington State University; Steve G. Garczynski, USDA - ARS
9:20 AM
Impact of fungicides on soybean aphids (Aphis glycines) and soybean yield in Iowa
Rebekah Ritson, Iowa State University; Matthew E. O'Neal, Iowa State University; Alison Robertson, Iowa State University; Daren Mueller, Iowa State University; Nathan Bestor, Iowa State University
9:32 AM
9:44 AM
Effects of fertilizer and low rates of imidacloprid on hemlock woolly adelgid, Adelges tsugae (Adelgidae)
Shimat V. Joseph, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; James L. Hanula, USDA - Forest Service; S. Braman, University of Georgia
9:56 AM
Distribution of imidacloprid in eastern hemlock, Tsuga canadensis (L.) Carrière, in the southern Appalachians
Carla Dilling, University of Tennessee; Paris L. Lambdin, University of Tennessee; Jerome Grant, University of Tennessee; Rusty Rhea, USDA - Forest Service
10:08 AM
Effects of Novaluron on Trichogramma platneri Nagarkatti (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae), a parasitoid of codling moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae)
Soo-Hoon Samuel Kim, University of Arkansas; John C. Wise, Michigan State University; Mark E. Whalon, Michigan State University
10:20 AM
Effects of three insecticides on soybean aphid parasitoids
Dale Alan Jacques, University of Wisconsin-Madison; David B. Hogg, University of Wisconsin; Eileen M. Cullen, University of Wisconsin
10:32 AM
Dose-response relationships of clothianidin, imidacloprid, and thiamethoxam to Blissus occiduus
Mitchell Stamm, University of Nebraska - Lincoln; Frederick P. Baxendale, Department of Entomology; Tiffany Heng-Moss, University of Nebraska; Blair Siegfried, University of Florida; Roch E. Gaussoin, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
10:44 AM
Concluding Remarks