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A Multiyear, Large-Scale Comparison of Arthropod Populations on Commercially Managed Bt and Non-Bt Cotton Fields
Abstract Field studies were conducted in 2000–2002 to compare foliage-dwelling arthropod populations on Bacillus thuringiensis Berliner (Bt) (Bollgard) cotton and non-Bt (conventional) cottonExpand
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Predaceous Arthropods and Lepidopteran Pests on Conventional, Bollgard, and Bollgard II Cotton Under Untreated and Disrupted Conditions
Abstract Field studies were conducted from 2000 through 2002 to determine whether the abundance of predaceous arthropods was negatively affected by Bollgard and Bollgard II transgenic cotton,Expand
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Moths trapped in Alaska with feeding attractant lures and the seasonal flight patterns of potential agricultural pests
Traps baited with two types of chemical feeding attractants yielded 97 species of macrolepidoptera at three areas in Alaska (Fairbanks, Delta Junction, and Palmer). These were 16 geometrid, 1Expand
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Activity of Selected Neonicotinoids and Dicrotophos on Nontarget Arthropods in Cotton: Implications in Insect Management
Abstract Certain neonicotinoids are used in cotton, Gossypium hirsutum (L.), to control various piercing–sucking pests. We conducted field studies using three neonicotinoids (acetamiprid,Expand
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A Seasonal Survey of Click Beetles in Two Potato Production Areas of Interior Alaska
Wireworms are becoming more of a problem in potato [Solanum tuberosum (L.)] producing areas, especially where potatoes are seasonally rotated with grasses, like in interior Alaska. The objective ofExpand
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Eriosomatine aphids (Hemiptera: Aphididae: Eriosomatinae) associated with moss and roots of conifer and willow in forests of the Pacific Northwest of North America
Apterous adult morphs of eriosomatine aphids associated with moss (Bryophyta) and/or roots of conifer (Pinaceae) or willow (Salix Linnaeus (Salicaceae)) in forests of the North American PacificExpand
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Ground Beetle (Coleoptera: Carabidae) Populations in Commercial Organic and Conventional Potato Production
Abstract In 2 consecutive years, ground beetles (Coleoptera: Carabidae) were sampled in commercial organic and conventional potato fields, using pit fall traps. Four conventional and 3 organicExpand
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Leafhoppers (Homoptera: Cicadellidae) Associated with Potatoes in Alaska: Species Composition, Seasonal Abundance, and Potential Phytoplasma Vectors
Leafhopper transmitted phytoplasma diseases are an emerging problem for potato and vegetable producers in the conterminous US. Due to its geographical isolation and climatic constraints, Alaska isExpand
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A Seasonal Survey of Click Beetles in a Potato Production Area Near Palmer, Alaska
The seasonal activity of adult elaterids (Coleoptera: Elateridae) associated with potato production was studied in Palmer, Alaska (N61.60°, W149.13°) from May 13, 2004 to October 17, 2006.Expand
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