10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CORN BORER»
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Control of the European corn borer
Economic importance; Distribution in Canada; Strains; Description and habits; Damage; Life cicle; Control method.
M. Hudon, W. H. Foott, D. G. R. McLeod, 1982
Experiments on breeding corn
resistant to the European corn
BREEDING CORN FOR RESISTANCE TO THE EUROPEAN CORN BORER.
Jour. Amer. Soc. Agron. 22: 986-992, illus. (10) 1931. BREEDING EUROPEAN
CORN BORER RESISTANT CORN. Jour. Amer. Soc. Agron. 23: 960-964, illus.
Marion Thomas Meyers, 1937
Scouting, quarantine, and control for the European corn
95 characterized by large stalks have shown usually a greater tolerance to
severe injury by the corn borer than have varieties with smaller stalks. This
applies to sweet corn, field corn (dent and flint), and corn grown for fodder or
Leon Howard Worthley, D. J. Caffrey, 1927
Dispersal and Mating System of European Corn Borer
, Ostrinia ...
Potential Pre-mating Dispersal in European Corn Borer. In preparation. Hu, Y.
and D. A. Andow. 2008c. A Technique for Distinguishing Virgin and Mated Males
of European Corn Borer. Submit. Hudon, M., LeRoux, E. J. and D. G. Harcourt.
The habits of the European corn borer, and the cultural practices employed in
corn production and utilization, are different in different areas. However, the
sound farming practices discussed here, and the recommended use of
insecticide, work ...
The host plants of the European corn borer
in New England
SUMMARY The European corn borer, although primarily a com insect, has been
found on more than 200 different kinds of plants. A number of other plants
examined were found to be uninfested. The insect is occasionally a pest of
Benjamin Earl Hodgson, 1928
Dispersal Behavior of Neonate European Corn Borer
, Ostrinia ...
Use of transgenic Bacillus thuringiensis Berliner corn hybrids to determine the
direct economic impact on the European corn borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) on
field corn in eastern Canada. J. Econ. Entomol. 83: 1595-1603. Beck, S.D. 1956.
Jessica Ann Goldstein, 2007
Molecular Genetic Approaches to Maize Improvement
Cry proteins can control the larvae of damaging lepidopteran (moth) species,
including the corn borer complex (the European corn borer, southwestern corn
borer Diatraea grandiosella, and sugarcane borer Diatraea saccharalis), corn ...
Alan L. Kriz, Brian A. Larkins, 2008
Relationship Between Corn
Stalk Strength and Southwestern ...
Key words: Diatraea grandiosella, Zea mays, stalk strength, penetration resistance
Bradley Kyle Gibson, 2009
Crop Protection Research Advances
Grain yield, stalk lodging, rind penetrometer resistance, first- and second-
generation European corn borer damage, leaf penetrometer resistance at the
whorl stage and anthesis, and stalk traits including crude fiber, cellulose, lignin,
and silica ...
Earl N. Burton, Peter V. Williams, 2008
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CORN BORER»
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'The End of Plenty' author Joel Bourne, Jr: No GMO 'damages' but …
... Bt transgene, a soil bacterium that will kill lepidopteran insects like corn rootworm or European corn borer, which are major agronomic pests. «Genetic Literacy Project, Jul 15»
SWD, cereal leaf beetles join year's pest list
European corn borer populations continue to be low. The WPB noted that infestation rates are most often below 10 percent of the corn plants ... «Wisfarmer, Jul 15»
Could We Use Sex Chemicals -- Rather Than Toxic Ones -- to …
In other words, the scent that a corn borer produces will only attract other corn borers – not honeybees or praying mantises or other beneficial ... «Care2.com, Jul 15»
Ron Kujawski: Having worms in lawn is beneficial
Control European corn borer by applying Bt (Bacillus thuringiensis) or spinosad to the central whorl of leaves on corn plants. Check the product ... «Berkshire Eagle, Jul 15»
Mid-season insect pests and disease
Corn insects we may see in July are European corn borer and new to northern Ohio the Western bean cutworm. See your Corn, Soybean, ... «Ohio's Country Journal and Ohio Ag Net, Jul 15»
West central Michigan vegetable regional report – July 1, 2015
Sweet corn growers report seeing European corn borer activity in sweet corn. Look for window pane feeding or shotholes in the whorl prior to ... «Michigan State University Extension, Jul 15»
East Michigan vegetable regional report – July 1, 2015
European corn borer eggs hatched last week in Saginaw, Michigan, fields, and could be found within the whorls. Products to use include Hero, ... «Michigan State University Extension, Jul 15»
Bt Corn Refuge Compliance
However, corn borer moths will fly longer distances prior to mating and can encounter refuge insects even up to 1/2 mile away. Structured ... «Columbus Telegram, Jun 15»
Include engineered crops in Cornell study on bee collapse
Genetically altered crop seeds imbued with pesticides that are retained by the whole corn plant do discourage the invasion of the corn borer. «Albany Times Union, Jun 15»
Hollywood celebrities embrace pseudoscience, promote anti-GMO …
An herbicide that might be fatal to weeds or pesticide that kills off a corn borer can have no effect on humans. The bottom line is that it's ... «Genetic Literacy Project, Jun 15»