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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Title: Composition, production, and application of entomopathogenic fungus for insect control

Midwest Area
  Peoria, Illinios


Docket Number: 15906
Serial Number: 11901547

 

Summary: Microsclerotia of entomopathogenic fungi, including Metarhizium species, Beauveria species, and Lecanicillium species, may be produced. These microsclerotia are effective for the control of a wide variety of insect pests, particularly soil-dwelling insect pests.

Patent Status: Patent Application Filed on September 13, 2007. Link at USPTO filed under patent title “Composition of entomopathogenic fungus and method of production and application for insect control.”

Inventors:

Mark A Jackson
Crop Bioprotection Research
1815 N UNIVERSITY ST
PEORIA, IL, 61604-3902
Phone: (309) 681-6283
Fax: (309) 681-6693
mark.jackson@ars.usda.gov

Stefan T. Jaronski
Pest Management Research Unit
1500 NORTH CENTRAL AVENUE
SIDNEY, MT, 59270-4202
Phone: (406) 433-9486 ext. 186
Fax: (406) 433-5038
stefan.jaronski@ars.usda.gov

 

Last Modified: 2/24/2014