TMP's, PBT Section: Physiology in Pest Management

Wednesday, November 19, 2014: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
C124 (Oregon Convention Center)
Keyan Zhu-Salzman
Qisheng Song

1:30 PM
Welcoming Remarks
1:42 PM
Longest in vitro above-freezing storage of animal semen attributable to the honey bee
Brandon Hopkins, Washington State University ; Walter S. Sheppard, Washington State University ; Susan Cobey, Washington State University ; Charles Herr, Center for Animals Near Biological Extinction
1:54 PM
Reproductive quality of honey bee (Apis mellifera) drones in Texas
Adrian Fisher II, Texas A&M University ; Juliana Rangel, Texas A&M University
2:18 PM
Stock, age, and seasonal differences in insecticide sensitivity of the honey bee, Apis mellifera
Frank Rinkevich, Louisiana State University ; Joseph Margotta, Louisiana State University ; Jean Pittman, Louisiana State University ; Matthew Tarver, USDA - ARS ; James A. Ottea, Louisiana State University ; Kristen Healy, Louisiana State University
2:30 PM
2:42 PM
2:54 PM
3:30 PM
3:54 PM
Influence of low oxygen conditions on the efficacy of irradiation as a phytosanitary treatment
Catriona Condon, University of Florida ; Sabrina White, University of Florida ; Woodward Bailey, USDA - APHIS ; Laura Jeffers, USDA - APHIS ; Robert L. Meagher, USDA - ARS ; Daniel Hahn, University of Florida
4:06 PM
4:30 PM
Refining trunk injection strategies for control of foliar insects and disease in Michigan apple orchards
Charles Coslor, Michigan State University ; Anthony Hale VanWoerkom, Michigan State University ; Christine Vandervoort, Michigan State University ; John C. Wise, Michigan State University
4:42 PM
Concluding Remarks