M.S. Student Oral Presentation Competition I

Monday, March 14, 2016: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Governor's Room I (Sheraton Raleigh Hotel)

10:30 AM
Impacts of Neonicotinoid Resistance on Tobacco Thrips, Frankliniella fusca (Hinds), in the Mid-South
Chelsie Darnell, Mississippi State University ; Angus Catchot, Mississippi State University ; Fred Musser, Mississippi State University ; Don Cook, Mississippi State University ; Jeff Gore, Mississippi State University ; Darrin Dodds, Mississippi State University ; Shannon Morsello, Syngenta
10:42 AM
Can Defensive Symbionts Change the Composition of Natural Enemies Attacking the Pea Aphid?
Laura Kraft, University of Georgia ; Clesson Higashi, University of Georgia ; Kerry M. Oliver, University of Georgia
10:54 AM
Reduction via Induction? Assessment of Pest and Disease Resistance Induced by Entomopathogenic Nematodes in Tobacco and Soybean
Julia Ferguson, University of Tennessee ; Ruisheng An, University of Tennessee ; Parwinder Grewal, University of Tennessee ; Jerome F. Grant, University of Tennessee
11:06 AM
Leaf Volatiles: Identification for Whitefly Resistance in Watermelon
Bobbie Blake, Claflin University, USDA-ARS, U.S. Vegetable Laboratory, Charleston, SC
11:18 AM
11:28 AM
Vet Guns or Ear Tags? Comparing New Insecticide Formulations and Delivery Methods on Cattle
Annie Rich, University of Georgia ; Nancy C. Hinkle, University of Georgia
11:40 AM
Examining a Species Complex of North American Auplopus (Pompilidae)
Clinton E. Trammel, University of Arkansas ; A. L. Szalanski, University of Arkansas
12:04 PM