Integrated Crop Management News
 

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

3-17-2003

Abstract

Jon Tollefson, research entomologist, and Jim Oleson, agricultural specialist, published a 2002 report that evaluated the performance of a variety of control measures for corn rootworm larvae. One of the products they evaluated was the recently approved YieldGard® Rootworm corn. In their tests, the seed was treated with Gaucho ST as a preventive for seed-attacking insects such as seedcorn maggots and wireworms. The in-field performance of YieldGard Rootworm in protecting the plant from corn rootworm injury is going to be one of the critical factors determining its acceptance in the agricultural community.

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Iowa State University

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en

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