General Papers Session II

Tuesday, April 5, 2016: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
Mahi Mahi (Pacific Beach Hotel)
Ayman Mostafa
Harvey A. Yoshida

1:30 PM
Systemic insecticide efficacy on wheat stem sawfly (Cephus cintus)
Brandy Tannahill, Montana State University Northern ; Steve West, Research Designed for Agriculture
1:42 PM
Integrated management of insect pests in dryland cereal crops of eastern Washington state
Diana Roberts, Washington State University Extension ; David Crowder, Washington State University ; Stephen Van Vleet, Washington State University Extension ; Dale Whaley, Washington State University Extension
1:54 PM
Insecticides as repellents against garden symphylans
Shimat Villanassery Joseph, University of California
2:06 PM
Managing Lygus bugs (Lygus hesperus) in dry beans in California
Rachael Long, University of California ; Larry Godfrey, University of California Davis
2:42 PM
Whitefly (Bemisia tabaci) control from foliar applications of Sivanto in vegetable crops. 
Hank Mager, Bayer CropScience ; Mark White, Bayer CropScience
2:54 PM
Evaluation of Isoclast™ active in Pacific Northwest crops
Harvey A. Yoshida, Dow AgroSciences ; Michael D. Lees, Dow AgroSciences ; Melissa Willrich Siebert, Dow AgroSciences
3:06 PM
3:30 PM
Delegate® and Sequoia™: Insecticides for managing key insect pests of specialty crops in California
Alistair McKay, Dow AgroSciences ; Robert Van Steenwyk, University of California ; Elizabeth Grafton-Cardwell, University of California Riverside ; Jesse M. Richardson, Dow AgroSciences ; Alejandro Calixto, Dow AgroSciences ; Melissa Willrich Siebert, Dow AgroSciences
3:42 PM
Effect of a terpene-based repellent on the infestations of coffee berry borer, Hypothenemus hampei (Ferrari) in commercial coffee orchards of Hawaii Island
Ishakh Pulakkatu-Thodi, University of Hawai'i Manoa ; Rosemary Gutierrez, University of Hawai'i ; Mark Wright, University of Hawai'i Manoa
4:06 PM
Evaluation of IsoclastTM active in California and Arizona crops
Jesse M. Richardson, Dow AgroSciences ; James P. Mueller, Dow AgroSciences ; Alistair McKay, Dow AgroSciences ; Melissa Willrich Siebert, Dow AgroSciences ; John Palumbo, University of Arizona ; Peter Ellsworth, University of Arizona ; Larry Godfrey, University of California ; Eric Natwick, University of California ANR ; Surendra Dara, University of California
4:30 PM
Monitoring Drosophila suzukii for action thresholds
Elizabeth H. Beers, Washington State University ; Alix Whitener, Washington State University
4:42 PM
Danitol, fenpropathrin, as an alternative cleanup-spray and initial protective cover spray for SWD, Drosophila suzukii, in red raspberry
Beverly S. Gerdeman, Washington State University ; Lynell K. Tanigoshi, Washington State University ; Hollis G. Spitler, Washington State University
4:54 PM
Research updates on several important landscape pests in Hawaii: Management of coconut rhinoceros beetle, lobate lac scale, and banyan gall wasps
Zhiqiang Cheng, University of Hawai'i Manoa ; Bishnu Bhandari, University of Hawai'i Manoa ; Arnold Hara, University of Hawai'i Manoa ; Matthew Kellar, University of Hawai'i Manoa
5:06 PM
Synergism of the IGRs methoprene and pyriproxyfen against cat fleas
Michael K. Rust, University of California Riverside ; Lance Hemsarth, Hartz Mountain Corp.