Graduate Student Ten-Minute Paper Competition, P-IE: IPM - Field Crops

Monday, December 13, 2010: 8:30 AM-12:00 PM
Pacific, Salon 2 (Town and Country Hotel and Convention Center)
Jeffrey Gore
8:30 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:35 AM
Predicting the impact of climate change on the overwintering range of corn earworm (Helicoverpa zea): Implications for sweet corn IPM in Minnesota
Amy C. Morey, University of Minnesota; Robert C. Venette, University of Minnesota; William D. Hutchison, University of Minnesota
8:47 AM
Predicting Mexican rice borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) populations in non-crop hosts of Gulf Coast agroecosystems
Julien M. Beuzelin, Louisiana State University; L.T. Wilson, Texas A&M AgriLife Research & Extension Center at Beaumont; Y. Yang, Texas A&M University, AgriLIFE Research; J. Lv, Texas A&M University, AgriLIFE Research; T.E. Reagan, Louisiana State University
8:59 AM
The composition and fate of western corn rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) spermatophores
Alexzandra F. Murphy, Purdue University; Christian Krupke, Purdue University
9:11 AM
Establishment and performance of the tobacco splitworm (Phthorimaea operculella) in the tobacco agroecosystem
Monique J. Rivera, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey; Clyde E. Sorenson, North Carolina State University; Hannah Burrack, North Carolina State University
9:23 AM
Distribution pattern of natural enemies of cornsilk fly, Euxesta stigmatias  (Diptera: Ulidiidae) in corn field
Megha Kalsi, University of Florida; Dakshina Seal, University of Florida; Gregg Nuessly, University of Florida; John L. Capinera, University of Florida
9:35 AM
The effect of Japanese beetle (Popillia japonica) injury in soybean:  Is control justifiable?
Andrew T. Morehouse, University of Illinois; Kevin Steffey, Dow AgroSciences, LLC; Joseph L. Spencer, University of Illinois; Ronald E. Estes, University of Illinois; Nicholas A. Tinsley, University of Illinois; Michael E. Gray, University of Illinois
9:47 AM
10:02 AM
Efficacy of a buckwheat intercrop on soybean aphid management in organic soybean
Thelma Heidel, University of Minnesota; David Ragsdale, Texas A&M University
10:14 AM
Gene flow within and among E and Z pheromone races of European corn borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) in the Northeastern US
Jing Sun, Iowa State University; Nicholas J. Miller, University of Nebraska - Lincoln; Brad Coates, USDA - ARS; Shelby Fleischer, Pennsylvania State University; Thomas W. Sappington, USDA-ARS
10:26 AM
Oviposition preference and sex ratio of redbanded stink bug, Piezodorus guildinii (Westwood) in Louisiana soybean
Joshua H. Temple, Louisiana State University Agricultural Center; Jeffrey A. Davis, Louisiana State University; Jarrod T. Hardke, Louisiana State University AgCenter; Courtney Jackson, Louisiana State University Agricultural Center; B. Rogers Leonard, Louisiana State University
10:38 AM
The defensive potential of the bacterial endosymbiont Arsenophonus in the soybean aphid
Jason A. Wulff, University of Kentucky; Jennifer A. White, University of Kentucky
10:50 AM
Evaluating consumption rates for Helicoverpa zea and Spodoptera frugiperda in Kansas sorghum
Alysha M. Soper, Kansas State University; R. Jeff Whitworth, Kansas State University; Brian P. McCornack, Kansas State University
11:02 AM
The ‘hidden’ rove beetle (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) assemblage of soybean agroecosystems:  Diversity, activity patterns and species of interest to pest management
Adam Brunke, University of Guelph; Jan Klimaszewski, Natural Resources Canada; Rebecca H. Hallett, University of Guelph
11:14 AM
Testing the pulsed stress hypothesis with cotton aphids
Warren B. Sconiers, Texas A&M University; Diane L. Rowland, Texas A&M University; Micky Eubanks, Texas A&M University
11:38 AM
The relative influence of plant quality and natural enemies on population dynamics of Bemisia tabaci in cotton
Peter Asiimwe, University of Arizona; Peter C. Ellsworth, University of Arizona; Steven Naranjo, USDA - ARS
11:50 AM
Concluding Remarks