A 30-year partnership with Western corn rootworms - Learning from prior mistakes to protect future innovations

Blair Siegfried Professor, UNL Department of Entomology Author
09/22/2016 Added
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The Western corn rootworm causes in excess of $1 billion in yield loss and control expenditures annually. Managing Western corn rootworms is difficult because of their ability to evolve resistance. Blair Siegfried will present an overview of his research to understand resistance evolution in rootworms and describe recent developments in rootworm management technologies.

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