Ten-Minute Papers, P-IE: Mating Disruption & Post-harvest Pest Control

Wednesday, December 15, 2010: 2:00 PM-4:10 PM
Eaton (Town and Country Hotel and Convention Center)
Organizer :
Paul W. Borth
Mukti Ghimire
2:00 PM
Introductory Remarks
2:05 PM
Relative performance of Tribolium castaneum Herbst across resource types and in relation to resource structure
Faheem Ahmad, The University of Queensland; Gimme H. Walter, The University of Queensland; Raghu Sathyamurthy, Arid Zone Research Institute
2:17 PM
Development of organic sprayable pheromone dispensers
Agenor Mafra-Neto, ISCA Technologies, Inc.; Lyndsie Stoltman, ISCA Technologies, Inc.; Carmem Bernardi, ISCA Technologies; Diego Zeni, ISCA Technologies, Inc.
2:41 PM
Reduced rates of pheromone applications for control of codling moth (Cydia pomonella) in pear and walnut orchards
Stephen C Welter, University of California-Berkeley; Frances Cave, University of California
2:53 PM
An unnatural pheromone blend for mating disruption of the citrus leafminer, Phyllocnistis citrella
Stephen L. Lapointe, USDA - ARS; Lukasz Stelinski, University of Florida
3:41 PM
Disinfection of Nosema ceranae-contaminated comb by irradiation, acetic acid fumigation and heat
Abdullah Ibrahim, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada; Andony P. Melathopoulos, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada; Stephen Pernal, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
4:05 PM
Concluding Remarks