MS: Meeting the Challenge of Fruit Fly Pests from Beyond the Horizon: Advances in Detection, Eradication, and Management of Invasive Fruit Fly Species

Wednesday, November 19, 2014: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
E145 (Oregon Convention Center)
James Dripps
Roger Vargas
James Dripps
Roger Vargas

1:30 PM
Welcoming Remarks
1:35 PM
Recent incursions of exotic fruit flies (Diptera:Tephritidae) into California
Jason Leathers, California Department of Food & Agriculture
2:05 PM
Fruit fly methods development in Florida
Trevor Smith, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
2:35 PM
An unexpected invader, Drosophila suzukii
Kelly Hamby, University of California ; Mark Bolda, University of California ; Hannah Burrack, North Carolina State University ; Frank Zalom, University of California
3:05 PM
Research and development of novel reduced risk area-wide treatments for fruit fly (Diptera:Tephritidae) eradication programs on the U.S. mainland
Roger Vargas, USDA - ARS ; James Dripps, Dow AgroSciences ; Trevor Smith, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services ; John Stark, Washington State University ; Jaime Pinero, Lincoln University
3:35 PM
3:50 PM
3:50 PM
Area-wide management of fruit flies in the Pacific and beyond
Ronald Mau, University of Hawai'i ; Roger Vargas, USDA - ARS ; Luc Leblanc, University of Hawai'i
4:20 PM
5:20 PM
Concluding Remarks
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