Location: Southern Horticultural Research
Project Number: 6404-21430-001-02
Start Date: Aug 15, 2008
End Date: Aug 14, 2013
1) Elucidate the physiological chemical ecology of fire ants and other insects that are problematic in greenhouses, container pads, fields, and other environs suitable for growing ornamental crops. 2) Develop spray strategies to best use pesticides (specifically fungicides) that have low residual acitivity.