REFORMULATED 4-AMINOPYRIDINE BAITS COST-EFFECTIVELY REDUCE BLACKBIRD DAMAGE TO RIPENING CORNFIELDS

@inproceedings{Besser1985REFORMULATED4B,
  title={REFORMULATED 4-AMINOPYRIDINE BAITS COST-EFFECTIVELY REDUCE BLACKBIRD DAMAGE TO RIPENING CORNFIELDS},
  author={Jerome F. Besser and John W. DeGrazio},
  year={1985}
}
In 1984 4-aminopyridine ba i ts , s tab i l ized with hydrochloric acid, were appraised in ripening cornfields being attacked by blackbirds on the Sand Lake National Wi ld l i fe Refuge., South Dakota. In 1982, i t had been discovered that 4-aminopyridine, the active agent in commercial Avitrol® baits for crop protection rapidly vaporized at summer storage and f i e l d bai t ing temperatures. In July, bai t ing lanes were created in 12 cornfields by destroying esiery 55th row,. In August after… CONTINUE READING