25 - Graduate Student TMP Competition: P-IE

Monday, November 17, 2014: 7:55 AM-12:30 PM
F150 (Oregon Convention Center)
Gary D. Thompson

7:55 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:00 AM
Multiple mesohabitats and genera of Chironomidae in monitoring assessment protocols of two Ozark streams
Rachel L.S. Heth, University of Missouri ; Robert W. Sites, University of Missouri
8:24 AM
Measuring the importance of neighbors: Using a model system to understand how neighboring plants and herbovire density influence herbivore damage
Andrew Merwin, Florida State University ; Nora Underwood, Florida State University ; Brian Inouye, Florida State University
8:36 AM
Silicon supplementation: Its effects on chrysanthemum growth and Liriomyza trifolii population
Danny Klittich, University of California ; Michael P. Parrella, University of California
9:00 AM
Monitoring stink bug density in pecans to predict percentage nut damage
Brian Cowell, University of Arkansas ; Donn Johnson, University of Arkansas ; M. Garcia, University of Arkansas
9:12 AM
Efficacy of three classes of insecticide for managing adult stink bugs (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in cotton
Brian Little, University of Georgia ; Michael Toews, University of Georgia
9:24 AM
Assessment of Anthonomus signatus (Say) in southeastern plasticulture strawberry production
Douglas McPhie, North Carolina State University ; Hannah Burrack, North Carolina State University
9:36 AM
9:48 AM
Investigating the thrips species complex in the major strawberry growing area of Florida
Oscar Liburd, University of Florida ; Tamika Garrick, University of Florida
10:00 AM
10:12 AM
10:24 AM
Walnut husk fly (Rhagoletis completa): Patterns of emergence in California
Sara Elizabeth Emery, University of California ; Nicholas J. Mills, University of California
10:36 AM
Factors influencing host fruit preference and cultural management of Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura)
Lindsy Iglesias, University of Florida ; Oscar Liburd, University of Florida
10:48 AM
Application strategies for reducing insecticides in Drosophila suzukii management
Jimmy Klick, Oregon State University ; Wei Q. Yang, Oregon State University ; Jana C. Lee, USDA - ARS ; Denny Bruck, DuPont Pioneer
11:00 AM
Drosophila suzukii infestation in ripe and ripening caneberries
Katharine Swoboda Bhattarai, North Carolina State University ; Hannah Burrack, North Carolina State University
11:12 AM
Effect of landscape on spotted wing Drosophila (Drosophila suzukii) infestation in raspberry
Emma Pelton, University of Wisconsin ; Claudio Gratton, University of Wisconsin ; Christelle Guédot, University of Wisconsin