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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

J. Scott Armstrong
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Dr. J. Scott Armstrong

Research Entomologist

 

Wheat, Peanut and Other Field Crops Research Unit

1301 N. Western Rd.

Stillwater, OK  74075

Phone: (405) 624-4141 ext. 222

Fax: (405) 624-4142

Email: scott.armstrong@ars.usda.gov

 

EDUCATION:

Ph.D. - Colorado State University. Russian wheat aphid biology and ecology - 1994   

M.S. - Oklahoma State University. Medical/Veterinarian Entomology - 1985  

B.S. - Texas Tech University. Entomology 1982

 

PRINCIPAL RESEARCH AREAS: 

·         Greenbug and Russian wheat aphid biotype determination using host plant assays and other forms technological advances.

·         Management, biology, ecology of cereal aphids.

·         Detection of resistance sources in barley, wheat and sorghum to cereal aphids and determining the resistance types (tolerance, antibiosis, antixenosis) through working closely with plant breeders.

 

Research Projects and Publications

 

 

 


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