The Imported Fire Ant and Household Insects Research has a long and productive history of collaborative research involving stakeholders.
Current collaborators and projects:
COACHELLA VALLEY MOSQUITO AND VECTOR CONTROL, INDIO, CA,
Fire Ant IPM in the Coachella Valley: Improving Fire Ant Bait Efficacy in Irrigated Landscapes and Monitoring Fire Ant Biocontrol Agents
Improving Fire Ant Bait Efficacy in Irrigated Landscapes in the Coachella Valley
UNIVERSITE DE LAUSANNE, , ,
Ultra-high Throughput Sequencing of Gp-9 Supergene in Fire Ants
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA, ATHENS, GA,
EVOLUTIONARY GENOMICS OF A SOCIALITY SUPERGENE
USDA, APHIS, PPQ, S&T, RALEIGH, NC,
Development of Regulatory Treatments for Imported Fire Ants (IFA) in Nursery Stock, 2017-2018
Development of Rapid IFA Assay Kit and Species-Specific Surveillance Trap
Biocontrol of fire ants with virus natural enemies
Rapid Identification of Fire Ant Species and remote detection of Fire Ants.