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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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John Steven Tebbets (Steve)
Commodity Protection and Quality Research
Entomologist

Phone: (559) 596-2723
Fax: (559) 596-2721

9611 S. RIVERBEND AVE.
PARLIER , CA 93648


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Postharvest fumigation of California table grapes with ozone to control Western black widow spider (Araneae: Theridiidae) -
Optimizing postharvest methyl bromide treatments to control spotted wing drosophila, Drosophila suzukii, in sweet cherries from Western USA -
Walse, S.S., Jimenez, L.R., Hall IV, W.A., Tebbets, J.S., Obenland, D.M. 2016. Optimizing postharvest methyl bromide treatments to control spotted wing drosophila, Drosophila suzukii, in sweet cherries from Western USA. Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology. 19(1):223-232.
Egg morphology and chorionic ultrastructure of key stored product insect pests of the United States -
Gautam, S., Opit, G., Margosan, D.A., Hoffmann, D., Tebbets, J.S., Walse, S.S. 2014. Egg morphology and chorionic ultrastructure of key stored product insect pests of the United States. Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 108(1):43-56.
Postharvest treatment research at USDA-ARS: stored product fumigation -
Effects of box liner perforation area on methyl bromide diffusion into table grape packages during fumigation -
Leesch, J.G., Smilanick, J.L., Muhareb, J., Tebbets, J.S., Hurley, J.M., Jones, T.M. 2014. Effects of box liner perforation area on methyl bromide diffusion into table grape packages during fumigation. Crop Protection Journal. 63:36-40.
Egg morphology of key stored-product insect pests of U.S.A. -
Gautam, S., Opit, G., Margosan, D.A., Tebbets, J.S., Walse, S.S. 2014. Egg morphology of key stored-product insect pests of U.S.A. Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 107(1):1-10.
The treatment of fresh fruit from California with methyl bromide for postharvest control of light brown apple moth, Epiphyas postvittana (Walker) -
Walse, S.S., Liu, Y., Myers, S., Simmons, G., Obenland, D.M., Bellamy, D.E., Tebbets, J.S. 2013. The treatment of fresh fruit from California with methyl bromide for postharvest control of light brown apple moth, Epiphyas postvittana (Walker). Journal of Economic Entomology. 106(3):1155-1163.
Postharvest Fumigation Research at ARS -
Walse, S.S., Hall Iv, W.A., Bellamy, D.E., Krugner, R., Tebbets, J.S. 2012. Postharvest Fumigation Research at ARS. International Conference on Methyl Bromide Alternatives and Emissions Reductions, November 6-8, 2012, San Diego, California. p. 51:1-2.
Postharvest treatment of fresh fruit from California with methyl bromide for postharvest control of light brown apple moth, Epiphyas postvittana (Walker) -
Walse, S.S., Liu, Y., Myers, S., Simmons, G., Obenland, D.M., Bellamy, D.E., Tebbets, J.S. 2012. Postharvest treatment of fresh fruit from California with methyl bromide for postharvest control of light brown apple moth, Epiphyas postvittana (Walker). International Conference on Controlled Atmosphere and Fumigation in Stored Products, October 21-26, 2012, Antalya, Turkey. p. 683-686.
Postharvest treatment of strawberries with methyl bromide to control spotted wing drosophila, Drosophila suzukii -
Walse, S.S., Krugner, R., Tebbets, J.S. 2012. Postharvest treatment of strawberries with methyl bromide to control spotted wing drosophila, Drosophila suzukii. Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology. 15:451-456.
Treatment of California stone fruit with methyl bromide or phosphine to eliminate peach twig borer, Anarsia lineatella -
Walse, S.S., Tebbets, J.S. 2010. Treatment of California stone fruit with methyl bromide or phosphine to eliminate peach twig borer, Anarsia lineatella. Methyl Bromide Alternatives and Emissions Research Conference, November 1-3, 2010, Orlando, Florida. p. 54:1-4.
Control of citrus postharvest decay by ammonia gas fumigation and its influence on the efficacy of the fungicide imazalil -
Montesinos-Herrero, C., Smilanick, J.L., Tebbets, J.S., Walse, S.S., Palou, L. 2011. Control of citrus postharvest decay by ammonia gas fumigation and its influence on the efficacy of the fungicide imazalil. Postharvest Biology and Technology. 59(1):85-93.
Mapping Sulfuryl Fluoride Quarantine Control of Amyelois transitella Using Multivariate Modeling -
Walse, S.S., Tebbets, J.S., Leesch, J.G. 2009. Mapping Sulfuryl Fluoride Quarantine Control of Amyelois transitella Using Multivariate Modeling. Methyl Bromide Alternatives and Emissions Research Conference Proceedings November 10-13, 2009, San Diego, CA. p. 88.1-2.
Ovicidal Efficacy of Sulfuryl Fluoride to Stored-Product Pests of Dried Fruit -
Walse, S.S., Tebbets, J.S., Leesch, J.G. 2009. Ovicidal Efficacy of Sulfuryl Fluoride to Stored-Product Pests of Dried Fruit. Methyl Bromide Alternatives and Emissions Research Conference Proceedings, November 10-13, 2009, San Diego, CA. p. 60.1-2
Methyl bromide fumigation of packed table grapes: Effect of shipping box on gas concentrations and phytotoxicity -
Leesch, J.G., Smilanick, J.L., Tebbets, J.S. 2008. Methyl bromide fumigation of packed table grapes: Effect of shipping box on gas concentrations and phytotoxicity. Postharvest Biology and Technology. 49:283-286.
USING OZONE FOR CONTROLLING BEAN THRIPS IN THE NAVELS OF ORANGES BEING EXPORTED TO AUSTRALIA -
Leesch, J.G., Tebbets, J.S., Tebbets, J.C. 2004. Using ozone for controlling bean thrips in the navels of oranges being exported to Australia. Controlled Atmosphere & Fumigation in Stored Products International Conference. August 8-13, 2004. Gold Coast, Australia. (in press)
OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY/ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES AND RESEARCH DEVELOPMENTS -
Leesch, J.G., Tebbets, J.S., Tebbets, J.C. 2004. Occupational health and safety/environmental issues and research developments. Controlled Atmosphere & Fumigation in Stored Products International Conference. August 8-13, 2004. Gold Coast, Australia. (in press)
INSECT CONTROL WITH OZONE GAS AS AN ALTERNATIVE TO METHYL BROMIDE -
Leesch, J.G., Armstrong, J.W., Tebbets, J.S., Tebbets, J.C. Insect control with ozone gas as an alternative to methyl bromide. Proceedings of International Research Conference on Methyl Bromide Alternatives. November 3-6, 2004, pp. 63-1 to 63-2.
INTEGRATION OF NON-CHEMICAL TREATMENTS FOR CONTROL OF POSTHARVEST PYRALID MOTHS (LEPIDOPTERA: PYRALIDAE) IN ALMONDS AND RAISINS -
JOHNSON, J.A., VAIL, P.V., BRANDL, D.G., TEBBETS, J.S., VALERO, K.A. INTEGRATION OF NON-CHEMICAL TREATMENTS FOR CONTROL OF POSTHARVEST PYRALID MOTHS (LEPIDOPTERA: PYRALIDAE) IN ALMONDS AND RAISINS. JOURNAL OF ECONOMIC ENTOMOLOGY. 2002. 95(1): 190-199.
PREVALENCE AND TRANSOVUM TRANSMISSION OF BACILLUS THURINGIENSIS BERLINER INA NAVEL ORANGEWORM COLONY -
Siegel, J.P., Tebbets, J.S., Vail, P.V. Prevalence and transovum transmission of bacillus thuringiensis berliner ina navel orangeworm colony. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. Volume(75):171-173.
SURVEY OF INSECTS AND BIOTRANSFER OF SE TO THE INSECT VIA PLANTS USED FOR PHYTOREMEDIATION OF SELENIUM -
INFECTIVITY OF ANAGRAPHA FALCIFERA MULTIPLY EMBEDDED NUCLEAR POLYHEDROSIS VIRUS TO AMYELOIS TRANSITELLA (LEPIDOPTERA: PYRALIDAE) -
EFFECTS OF A FLUORESCENT BRIGHTENER ON THE ACTIVITY OF ANAGRAPHA FALCIFERA (LEPIDOPTERA: NOCTUIDAE) NUCLEAR POLYHEDROSIS VIRUS TO FOUR NOCTUID PESTS -
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