TITLE

Insecticides effective in protecting stored grain

AUTHOR(S)
Hollis, Paul L.
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;3/3/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the use of insecticides for effective protection of stored grain such as corn. Experiment by entomologist Steve L. Brown using insecticides like SpinTor and Actellic which were put directly on the corn at the time of loading bins; Maize weevil as the key pest while parasitoids like tiny wasps as beneficial; Effectiveness of insecticides lasting from four to six months thus preventing the use of harmful fumigants.
ACCESSION #
12479698

 

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