M.S. Student Oral Presentation Competition II

Monday, March 16, 2015: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Magnolia E (Beau Rivage Resort & Casino)

10:30 AM
Corn Plant and Seedling Insect Complex Interactions with Seed-Applied and in-Furrow Insecticides
Forrest Howell, North Carolina State University ; Dominic Reisig, North Carolina State University
10:42 AM
The Potential Interaction of Preventative Treatments for Insect and Weed Control
Cory Vineyard, Univeristy of Tennessee ; Scott Stewart, University of Tennessee ; Heather Kelly, University of Tennessee ; Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee
11:06 AM
Comparing the Efficacy of Season Long Management Programs Against Spotted Wing Drosophila in Blueberries
Danielle Rosensteel, University of Georgia ; Ashfaq Sial, University of Georgia
11:18 AM
Host Suitability and Preference for the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug, Halyomorpha halys (Stål) Hemiptera: Pentatomidae)
Eric LeVeen, University of Florida ; Amanda C. Hodges, University of Florida
11:30 AM
Impact of PRE Herbicides and Seed Treatments on Thrips Infestations in Cotton
Drake Copeland, Mississippi State University ; Darrin Dodds, Mississippi State University ; Angus Catchot, Mississippi State University ; Davie Wilson, Monsanto Company ; Jeff Gore, Mississippi State University ; Daniel Reynolds, Mississippi State University ; Chase Samples, Mississippi State University ; Drew Denton, Mississippi State University
11:42 AM
Improved Acoustical Monitoring Techniques for the Grape Root Borer in Florida Grapes for Better Biorational and Microbial Insecticide Applications
Edidiong Inyang, Florida A&M University ; Raymond L. Hix, Florida A&M University ; Richard W. Mankin, USDA - ARS