New Corn Rootworm Management Webinar Archived Online

New Corn Rootworm Management Webinar Archived Online

The webinar, Corn Rootworm Management in the Transgenic Era, is now available for viewing online at

The webinar, held Feb. 20, provides information on current corn rootworm management options. Topics include:

  • Rootworm biology and behavior -- Joe Spencer, Illinois Natural History Survey;
  • Resistance evolution and IRM for rootworm -- Aaron Gassmann, Iowa State University;
  • Adult management options -- Lance Meinke, University of Nebraska-Lincoln;
  • Larval management options -- Bob Wright, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; and
  • Decision tree for grower management options -- Ken Ostlie, University of Minnesota 

This program was supported by a USDA-NIFA North Central IPM program grant.

Robert J. Wright

Professor and Extension Specialist

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