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Research Spotlight | Managing Target Spot in Cotton and Soybeans, 11/15/2017


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Recent Publications

Identification of tree genera used in the construction of solid wood-packaging materials that arrived at U.S. ports infested with live wood-boring insects Krishnankutty, S., H. Nadel, A. M. Taylor, M. C. Wiemann, Y. Wu, S. W. Lingafelter, S. W. Myers, and A. M. Ray.  2020.  Journal of Economic Entomology.

Surveillance of ticks parasitizing Tennessee beef cattle and implications for future surveillance programs Theuret, D. P., and R. T. Trout Fryxell.  2018.  Journal of Medical Entomology, 55(6): 1517-1526. [Abstract]

Is Growing Oranges in Florida a Good Investment? Trejo-Pech, C., T. H. Spreen, and M. Zansler.  2018.  American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 100(2):625-639. [Abstract]

Evaluation of Rose Cultivars for Resistance to Rose Rosette Disease Byrne, D., N. Anderson, T. Evans, S. B. Collins, B. England, K. Solo, A. S. Windham, F. A. Hale, and M. T. Windham.  2017.  VII International Symposium on Rose Research and Cultivation, Session 7, Poster 10, Angers, France, July 2-7. [Abstract]

Eriophyid Mite Populations found on Different Rosa Species Collins, S. B., Q. Cheng, B. England, K. Solo, F. A. Hale, A. S. Windham, D. Byrne, N. Anderson, and M. T. Windham.  2017.  VII International Symposium on Rose Research and Cultivation, Session 7, Poster 9, Angers, France, July 2-7. [Abstract]

Is growing oranges in Florida a good investment? Trejo-Pech, C., T. H. Spreen, and M. Zansler.  2017.  Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Annual Meeting 2017 (AAEA). Chicago, July 2017.. [Abstract]

Vacuuming Bed Bugs from Naturally and Artificially Infested Furniture.  Vail, K. M., J. Chandler, J. Glafenhein, and R. Harmon.  2016.  Proceedings of the International Conference of Entomology, Orlando, FL September 25 - 30, 2016.

Influence of Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Infestation Levels on Water Stress in Eastern Hemlocks within the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, USA Coots, C., P. L. Lambdin, J. A. Franklin, J. F. Grant, and R. Rhea.  2015.  Forest, 6:271-279. [Abstract]

Effect of Broiler Litter Application to Soybean Crop Infested with Soybean Cyst Nematode.  Donald, P. A., P. B. Allen, D. D. Tyler, K. R. Sistani, H. Tewolde, and E. R. Walker.  2013.  Nematropica, 43:24-34.

The life history and control of Pityophthorus juglandis Blackman on Juglans nigra L. in eastern Tennessee.  Nix, K  2013.  M. S. Thesis, 89pp. [Abstract]

Reduce Pests in Schools Over the Summer Break! To prevent coming back to a pest-infested school, follow these steps Snyder, J., D. Gouge, and K. M. Vail.  2013.  Pests and Pesticides in Child-serving Facilities: An IPM Newsletter, 6(5):2-3.

First report of leaf spot on switchgrass caused by Pithomyces chartarum in the United States Vu, AL, K. D. Gwinn, and B. H. Ownley.  2013.  Plant Disease, 97 (12):1655. [Abstract]