Project Number: 2034-43000-037-36-T
Project Type: Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement
Start Date: Aug 1, 2012
End Date: May 31, 2015
1. Develop methods and baseline data for flight mill experiments with navel orangeworm 2. Compare the flight activity of unmated adults by sex and age 3. Examine impact of mating on the age-specific flight capacity of males and females
Navel orangeworm will be reared in Ames, Iowa, from founders sent from Parlier, California.