ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

The Future is Now: Blended Refuge, Resistance, and Rootworm Options for Tomorrow

Wednesday, November 16, 2011: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
Room A6, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Joseph L. Spencer
Lance J. Meinke
Bruce E. Hibbard

1:30 PM
Rootworm management with transgenic corn: history and future challenges
Lance J. Meinke, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
1:55 PM
Western corn rootworm abundance, movement, and mating in transgenic corn with block or blended refuges
Joseph L. Spencer, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign at Urbana-Champaign ; Sarah A. Hughson, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2:15 PM
Comparing refuge strategies: seed mixes versus structured refuges
Michael A. Caprio, Mississippi State University ; Kristine T. Edwards, Mississippi State University ; Jeannette C. Martinez, US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Pesticide Programs ; Ryan Kurtz, Syngenta Biotechnology, Inc ; Matthew W. Carroll, Monsanto Company ; John A. Glaser, US Environmental Protection Agency
2:55 PM
Volunteer corn in continuous Bt corn: quantifying potential effects on western corn rootworm management
Christian H. Krupke, Purdue University ; Paul T. Marquardt, Purdue University ; Vianney OM. Willot, Michigan State University
3:15 PM
3:30 PM
3:50 PM
Evaluating susceptibility to Bt corn for populations of western corn rootworm
Aaron J. Gassmann, Iowa State University ; Jennifer L. Petzold, Iowa State University ; Ryan S. Keweshan, Iowa State University ; Michael Dunbar, Iowa State University
4:10 PM
Is it real? Exploring the prospects of field resistance to corn-rootworm resistant transgenic corn in Minnesota
Ken Ostlie, University of Minnesota ; Bruce D. Potter, University of Minnesota ; Lee French, French Agricultural Research
4:30 PM
What can genomics tell us about rootworm ecology and resistance evolution?
Nicholas J. Miller, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
4:50 PM
Chemical ecology and behavior: new tools for western corn rootworm management
Elisa Bernklau, Colorado State University ; Louis Bjostad, Colorado State University
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