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President's Prize (PP4)

Agriculture, Physiology and Education
Moderator: Shi-you Li
13:00 — 18:00

R. Auld,
M. Colbo, P. Dixon

Host preference in Blissus leucopterus hirtus (hairy chinch bug).

13:00

A. B. Kwasniewska,
C. Buddle, C. Vincent

Effects of host fruit volatiles on attraction of Rhagoletis mendax (Diptera: Tephritidae) flies to green sphere traps.

13:15

L. K. W. Wijayaratne,
P. G. Fields

Effects of methoprene on cold hardiness and heat tolerance of red flour beetle Tribolium castaneum.

13:30

A. Brown,
J. Myers

An integrated approach to management of the rosy apple aphid, Dysaphis plantaginea, in organic orchards of British Columbia.

13:45

J. Pompon,
D. Quiring, P. Giordanengo,
Y. Pelletier

Search for new means to control aphid potato pests: resistance mechanism of Solanum chomatophilum to Macrosiphum euphorbiae and Myzus persicae.

14:00

J. A. Tansey,
L. Dosdall, A. Keddie,
O. Olfert

Cabbage seedpod weevil flight behaviour is influenced by climatic factors.

14:15

A. Abdel Ghany,
S. S. Awadalla,
N. F. Abdel-Baky,
H. A. EL- Syrafi,
P. G. Fields

Susceptibility of Stegobium paniceum (Coleoptera: Anobiidae) of different life stages to high temperature.

14:30

G. Newton,
V. Behan-Pelletier,
M. Dumontier

Introducing the Journal of Canadian Undergraduate Research / Revue Canadienne de Recherche de Premier Cycle : A journal for Canadian undergraduate entomological (and other) research.

14:45

Coffee break

 

15:00

A. S. Weed,
R. A. Casagrande,
A. Gassmann

Biology and host specificity of Eumolpus asclepiadeus: a potential biological control agent of Vincetoxicum.

15:30

Z. Jumean,
C. Wood, G. Gries

Frequency distribution of larval codling moth, Cydia pomonella, aggregations in unmanaged apple orchards of the Pacific Northwest.

15:45

N. K. Joshi,
L. A. Hull, G. Krawczyk

Efficiency of various lure types for monitoring codling moth adults, Cydia pomonella (L.) in Pennsylvania apple orchards.

16:00

M. Franklin,
J. Myers

Influence of local and long-distance dispersal in determining Bt resistance in cabbage looper populations: a molecular analysis.

16:15

A. J. Brunke,
M. K. Sears, C. A. Bahlai,
R. H. Hallett

The importance of generalist predators (Coleoptera: Carabidae, Staphylinidae) in the management of millipede populations in sweet potato and carrot fields.

16:30

C. W. D’Orsay,
D. B. McCorquodale,
D. J. Giberson

The effects of grazing and management intensity on beetle (Carabidae, Curculionoidea and Staphylinidae) diversity on a managed dairy pasture in Nova Scotia, Canada.

16:45

A. Gradish,
C. Scott-Dupree, L. Shipp,
R. Harris, G. Ferguson

Sub-lethal effects of reduced risk pesticides used in greenhouse vegetable production on bumble bees [Bombus impatiens (Cresson)].

17:00

R. D. Carleton

Influence of hemlock looper egg density on parasitism by three species of Telenomus wasps.

17:15

C. Taylor,
J. Yack

Hearing in caterpillars of Monarch butterflies (Danaus plexippus).

17:30

J. Hummel,
L. Dosdall, G. Clayton,
K. N. Harker, J. O'Donovan

Ground beetles (Coleoptera: Carabidae) respond to agroecosystem diversification.

17:45


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