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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Pest-Crop Biological Systems
item Critical photoperiod inducing diapause in Lygus hesperus (May 2015)
item The potential of the bean a-amylase inhibitor aAI-1 to control true bugs(Hemiptera) (Mar 2015)
item Impact of corn residue on yield of cool-season crops (Mar 2015)
item Bt plants expressing Cry1Ac, Cry2Ab and Cry1F do not harm the assassin bug, Zelus renardii (Kolenati (Hemiptera: Reduviidae) (Feb 2015)
item Understanding and enhancing soil health: the solution for reversing soil degradation (Jan 2015)
item Economic value of biological control in IPM of plant systems (Jan 2015)
item Soil biology for resilient healthy soil (Jan 2015)
item A potential sampling error associated with insect protein mark-capture data (Jan 2015)
item Molecular cloning and characterization of G alpha proteins from the western tarnished plant bug, Lygus hesperus (Dec 2014)
item Response to Martini and Habeck: Semiochemical dose-response curves fit by kinetic formation functions (Dec 2014)
item Development of a standardized protein immunomarking protocol for insect mark-capture dispersal research (Dec 2014)
item Feed your soil through diversity (Dec 2014)
item Transcriptome-based identification of ABC transporters in the western tarnished plant bug lygus hesperus (Nov 2014)
item Multivariate analysis: greater insights into complex systems (Aug 2014)
item Cover crops have a stronger effect on soil phosphorus cycling via plant uptake than soil mobilization in California agricultural plots (Aug 2014)
item Nitrogen fertilizer applications to maize after alfalfa: grain yield, kernel composition, and plant mineral nutrients (Aug 2014)
item The end of a myth – Bt(Cry1Ab)maize does not harm green lacewings (Aug 2014)
item Making whitefly and natural enemy counts (Aug 2014)
item Save money the easy way with bio-control (Aug 2014)
item Detection and monitoring of pink bollworm moths and invasive insects using pheromone traps and encounter-rate models (Aug 2014)
item Sustainable management of insect-resistant GE crops (Jul 2014)
item Effects on non-target organisms (Jul 2014)
item Molecular characterization of biochars and their influence on microbiological properties of soil (Jul 2014)
item Identification of functionally important residues in the silkmoth pheromone biosynthesis-activating neuropeptide receptor, an insect ortholog of the vertebrate Neuromedin U Receptor (Jul 2014)
item Crop rotations with annual and perennial forages under no-till soil management: soil attributes, soybean mineral nutrition, and yield (Jun 2014)
item Crop rotations with annual and perennial forages under no-till soil management: soil attributes, soybean mineral nutrition, and yield (Jun 2014)
item The importance of crop residue on soil aggregation and soil organic matter components (Jun 2014)
item Physical restoration of eroded soils in the Northern Great Plains (NA) (Jun 2014)
item The draft genome of a termite illuminates alternative social organization (May 2014)
item Alternative splicing and highly variable cadherin transcripts associated with field-evolved resistance of pink bollworm to Bt cotton in India (May 2014)
item Effects of Bt cotton on Thrips tabaci and its predator, Orius insidiosus (May 2014)
item Effects of irrigation regime on interactions between Lygus hesperus, insecticides and predators in cotton (Apr 2014)
item Nitrogen fertility rates and landscape positions impacts on CO2 and CH4 fluxes from a landscape seeded to switchgrass (Apr 2014)
item Soil microbial community response to corn stover harvesting under rain-fed, no-till conditions at multiple U.S. locations (Apr 2014)
item Does the growing of Bt maize change populations or ecological functions of non-target animals compared to the growing of conventional non-GM maize? A systematic review protocol (Apr 2014)
item Dispersion and movement of the Lygus spp.parasitoid Peristenus relictus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) in trapcropped organic strawberries (Apr 2014)
item Semiochemical lures reduce emigration and enhance pest control services in open-field predator augmentation (Mar 2014)
item Increasing diveristy of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in agroecosystems using specific cover crops (Mar 2014)
item Long-term crop rotation effects on soil attributes, soybean mineral nutrition, yield, and seed composition (Mar 2014)
item Plant-mediated interactions: considerations for agent selection in weed biological control programs (Feb 2014)
item The impact of corn residue removal on soil aggregates and particulate organic matter (Feb 2014)
item Response of invasive swallow-worts (Vincetoxicum spp.) to repeated artificial defoliation or clipping (Feb 2014)
item Molecular and functional characterization of multiple aquaporin water channel proteins from the western tarnished plant bug, Lygus hesperus (Feb 2014)
item Using resistant prey demonstrates that Bt plants producing Cry1Ac, Cry2Ab and Cry1F have no negative effects on Geocoris punctipes and Orius insidiosus (Feb 2014)
item Surprising yields with no-till cropping systems (Jan 2014)
item Identification and characterization of a sex peptide receptor-like transcript from the western tarnished plant bug, Lygus hesperus (Jan 2014)
item Neurohormonal changes associated with ritualized combat and the formation of a reproductive hierarchy in the ant Harpegnathos saltator (Jan 2014)
item Swallowwort dispersal: seed tracking under field conditions (Jan 2014)
item Characterization of male-derived factors inhibiting female sexual receptivity in Lygus hesperus (Jan 2014)
item Cloning and expression profiling of odorant-binding proteins in the tarnished plant bug, Lygus lineolaris (Jan 2014)
item Comparative susceptibility of bemisia tabaci to imidacloprid in field- and laboratory-based bioassays (Dec 2013)
item Biological control of cotton pests in China (Dec 2013)
item The role of reduced oxygen in the developmental physiology of growth and metamorphosis initiation in Drosophila (Dec 2013)
item An immunological approach to distinguish arthropod vivaphagy from necrophagy (Nov 2013)
item Sex pheromone component ratios and mating isolation among three lygus plant-bug species of North America (Nov 2013)
item Efficacy of genetically modified Bt toxins alone and in combinations against pink bollworm resistant to Cry1Ac and Cry2Ab (Nov 2013)
item Pulling back the soil spatial variability caused by long-term cultivation (Nov 2013)
item Relationships between soybean shoot nitrogen components and soybean aphid populations (Oct 2013)
item Phosphorus sorption and availability from biochars and soil/biochar mixtures (Oct 2013)
item Grassland research at the Eastern South Dakota Soil and Water Research Farm (Oct 2013)
item Nutrient export in tile drainage: Comparing manure injection to fertigation (Sep 2013)
item Pale Swallowwort (Vincetoxicum rossicum) response to cutting and herbicides (Sep 2013)
item Molecular mechanisms underlying insect behaviors: receptors, peptides, & biosynthetic pathways (Sep 2013)
item Modeling and regression analysis of semiochemical dose-response curves of insect antennal reception and behavior (Aug 2013)
item Aggregation pheromones of bark beetles, pityogenes quadridens and P. bidentatus, colonizing scotch pine: olfactory avoidance of interspecific competition (Aug 2013)
item Dispersion, distribution and movement of Lygus spp.(Hemiptera:Miridae)in trap-cropped organic strawberries (Aug 2013)
item Sweepnet captures of Lygus hesperus (Hemiptera:Miridae) adult genders and age-classes in cotton (Jul 2013)
item Effect of diapause status and gender on activity, metabolism and starvation resistance in the plant bug Lygus hesperus Knight (Jul 2013)
item Nitrate sorption and desorption in biochars from fast pyrolysis (Jul 2013)
item Soil attributes, soybean mineral nutrition and yield in diverse crop rotations under no-till conditions (Jul 2013)
item Pheromone biosynthesis activating neuropeptide receptors (PBANRs) in moths: New developments regarding alternative splice variants and the potential for targeted disruption of PBANR in pest control (Jun 2013)
item Nitrogen fertilizer applications to corn after alfalfa? (Jun 2013)
item Surprising yields with no-till cropping systems (Jun 2013)
item Introduction to tillage erosion (Jun 2013)
item Fall cover crops boost soil arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi which can lead to reduced inputs (Jun 2013)
item Keep your soil covered (Jun 2013)
item Emergence and performance of two invasive Swallow-worts (Vincetoxicum spp.) in contrasting soil types and soil pH (Jun 2013)
item Marked insects released in recapture studies may influence population estimates of native insects (Jun 2013)
item Relative influence of plant quality and natural enemies on the seasonal dynamics of bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in cotton (Jun 2013)
item Monitoring changes in bemisia tabaci susceptibility to neonicotinoid insecticides in Arizona and California (Jun 2013)
item Gut content examination of the citrus predator assemblage for the presence of Homalodisca vitripennis remains (May 2013)
item Identifying inter-and intraguild predator feeding activity of an anthropod predator assemblage (May 2013)
item Modeling resistance to juvenile hormone analogs: linking evolution, ecology and management (May 2013)
item Head butting as an early indicator of reproductive disinhibition in the termite zootermopsis nevadensis (Apr 2013)
item Greenhouse gas fluxes from no-till rotated corn in the Upper Midwest (Apr 2013)
item Impact of corn residue quantity on yield of following crops (Mar 2013)
item Bt crops producing Cry1Ac, Cry2Ab and Cry1F do not harm the green lacewing, chrysoperla rufilabris (Mar 2013)
item Steps of yield advancement with no-till cropping systems in a semiarid climate (Mar 2013)
item Demographic matrix model for informing swallow-wort (Vincetoxicum spp.) biological control (Feb 2013)
item Preliminary studies on seed dispersal of swallow-wort (Vincetoxicum spp.) (Feb 2013)
item Physiology and biochemistry of honey bees (Jan 2013)
item Sequencing and de novo assembly of the western tarnished plant bug (Lygus hesperus) transcriptome (Jan 2013)
item beta-1,3-Glucan recognition by an insect pathogen recognition domain causes self-association of protein: carbohydrate complex (Jan 2013)
item Soybean aphid injury effects on shoot N components in Glycine max (Jan 2013)
item Demographic matrix model for swallow-wort (Vincetoxicum spp.) (Jan 2013)
item Plant-mediated interactions among herbivores: considerations for implementing weed biological control programs (Jan 2013)
item Abrostola clarissa (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae), a new potential biocontrol agent for invasive swallow-worts, Vincetoxicum rossicum and V. nigrum (Jan 2013)
item Ploidy level and genome size of Vincetoxicum nigrum (L.) Moench and V. rossicum (Kleopow) Barbarich (Apocynaceae), two invasive vines in North America (Jan 2013)
item Towards biological control of swallow-worts: the good, the bad and the ugly (Jan 2013)
item Applying an oxygen-based respiratory assay to assess soil microbial responses to substrate and N availability (Dec 2012)
item Modelling female mating success during mass trapping and natural competitive attraction of searching males or females (Dec 2012)
item Disinfestation of Beauveria bassiana from adult Lygus hesperus using ultraviolet-C radiation (Dec 2012)
item Barley yellow dwarf virus effects on cereal plant growth and transpiration (Nov 2012)
item Ecological interactions of bark beetles with host trees (Oct 2012)
item Soil C sequestration and agronomic yield of diverse crop rotations under no-till soil management (Oct 2012)
item Soil management for food security (Oct 2012)
item Low sorption and fast dissipation of the herbicide saflufenacil in surface soils and subsoils of an eroded prairie landscape (Oct 2012)
item Errors in logic and statistics plague a meta-analysis (Oct 2012)
item Effect of trap color and height on captures of blunt-nosed and sharp-nosed leafhoppers (hemiptera: cicadellidae) and non-target arthropods in cranberry bogs (Oct 2012)
item Relative dispersal ability of a key agricultural pest and its predators in an annual agroecosystem (Sep 2012)
item Juvenile hormone titres reflect social opportunities in the facultatively eusocial bee Megalopta genalis (Hymenoptera:Halictidae) (Sep 2012)
item Aerobic stability of distillers’ wet grains as influenced by temperature (Aug 2012)
item A comparative study of the retention and lethality of the first and second generation arthropod protein markers (Aug 2012)
item Identification of the western tarnished plant bug (lygus hesperus) olfactory co-receptor orco: expression profile and confirmation of atypical membrane topology (Jul 2012)
item Being Selective (Jul 2012)
item Soil management for food security (Jul 2012)
item To stop or not to stop, that's the question: A guide to terminating Lygus controls (Jul 2012)
item In 7 Minutes or Less! (Jul 2012)
item Effects of local and landscape factors on population dynamics of a cotton pest (Jun 2012)
item Gustatory perception and fat body energy metabolism are jointly affected by vitellogenin and juvenile hormone in honey bees (Jun 2012)
item Development and reproduction of the foxglove aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae) on invasive swallow-worts (Vincetoxicum spp.) (Jun 2012)
item Bark beetles, pityogenes bidentatus, orienting to aggregation pheromone avoid conifer monoterpene odors when flying but not when walking (May 2012)
item Corn residue removal impact on topsoil organic carbon in a corn-soybean rotation (May 2012)
item Corn residue removal impact on soil aggregates in a no-till corn/soybean rotation (May 2012)
item Estimating insect flight densities from attractive trap catches and flight height distributions (Apr 2012)
item Sorption and dissipation of aged metolachlor residues in eroded and rehabilitated soils (Apr 2012)
item Host-tree monoterpenes and biosynthesis of aggregation pheromones in the bark beetle ips paraconfusus (Apr 2012)
item Nitrogen fertilizer applications to corn after alfalfa: grain yield, kernel composition, and plant mineral nutrients (Mar 2012)
item Corn residue removal impact on soil aggregate distribution and particulate organic matter (Mar 2012)
item Using field-evolved resistance to Cry1F maize in a lepidopteran pest to demonstrate no adverse effects of Cry1F on one of its major predators (Feb 2012)
item A population genetic model of evolution of host-mate attraction and nonhost repulsion in a bark beetle Pityogenes bidentatus (Feb 2012)
item New biological information on the invasive swallow-worts (Vincetoxicum spp.) (Feb 2012)
item Dry pea and lentil can improve semiarid crop production (Feb 2012)
item Worker division of labor and endocrine physiology are associated in the harvester ant, Pogonomyrmex californicus (Feb 2012)
item Imidacloprid in Melon Guttation Fluid: A Mode of Exposure for Pest and Beneficial Organisms (Feb 2012)
item Fall cover cropping can increase arbuscular mycorrhizae in soils supporting intensive agricultural production (Jan 2012)
item Re-evaluation of the PBAN receptor molecule: characterization of PBANR variants expressed in the pheromone glands of moths (Jan 2012)
item Feeding Behavior of a Potential Insect Pest, Lygus hesperus, on Four New Industrial Crops for the Arid Southwestern USA. (Jan 2012)
item Silkworms transformed with chimeric silkworm/spider silk genes spin composite silk fibers with improved mechanical properties (Jan 2012)
item Baseline Susceptibilities of B- and Q-biotype Bemisia tabaci to anthranilic diamides (Jan 2012)
item Synergism: a rotation effect of improved growth efficiency (Jan 2012)
item Attraction of tomicus yunnanensis (coleoptera:scolytidae) to yunnan pine logs with and without periderm or phloem: an effective monitoring bait (Jan 2012)
item Swallow-wort (Vincetoxicum spp.) biological control update (Jan 2012)
item Population genetic structure and colony breeding system in dampwood termites (Zootermopsis angusticollis and Z. nevadensis nuttingi) (Jan 2012)
item Coexistence and competition between Tomicus Yunnanensis and T. minor (Coleoptera: Scolytidae) in yunnan pine (Dec 2011)
item Laboratory investigation of triple marking the parasitoid Gonatocerus ashmeadi (Hymenoptera: Mymaridae) with a fluorescent dye and two animal proteins (Dec 2011)
item Mate preference and disease risk in Zootermopsis angusticollis (Isoptera:Termopsidae (Dec 2011)
item Organic zero-till in the northern Great Plains: opportunities and obstacles (Nov 2011)
item Impact of Lygus spp. (Hemiptera: Miridae) on damage, yield and quality of lesquerella (Physaria fendleri), a potential new oil-seed crop (Nov 2011)
item Foraging range of honey bees, Apis mellifera, in alfalfa seed production fields (Nov 2011)
item Cantaloupe Insects: Ecology and Control (Oct 2011)
item Effect of surface inlet type on suspended sediment transported through a subsurface drain tile system (Oct 2011)
item Analysis of vertical distributions and effective flight layers of insects: three-dimensional simulation of flying insects and catch at trap heights (Oct 2011)
item Identification of specific sites in the third intracellular loop and carboxyl terminus of the Bombyx mori PBAN receptor crucial for ligand-induced internalization (Sep 2011)
item Quantifying the area-wide dispersal patterns of honeybees in commercial alfalfa fields (Sep 2011)
item Female attractiveness modulated by a male-derived antiaphrodisiac pheromone in a plant bug (Aug 2011)
item Assassin Bugs Top the Food Web (Aug 2011)
item Big-Eyed Bugs Have Big Appetite for Pests (Aug 2011)
item Reproduction, dominance, and caste: endocrine profiles of queens and workers of the ant Harpegnathos saltator (Jul 2011)
item Untangling the web...spiders in Arizona fields (Jul 2011)
item Keeping Cotton Green (Jul 2011)
item Hormone signaling linked to silkmoth sex pheromone biosynthesis involves Ca2+/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II-mediated phosphorylation of the insect PAT family protein Bombyx mori lipid storage droplet protein-1(BmLsd) (Jul 2011)
item Soft-bodied Collops likes soft bodies (Jul 2011)
item $1+ Cotton? New Thresholds (Jun 2011)
item Large scale, spatially-explicit test of the refuge strategy for delaying insecticide resistance (Jun 2011)
item An immunological approach to quantify consumption of protein-tagged Lygus hesperus by the entire cotton predator assemblage (Jun 2011)
item Adventures among ants: a global safari with a cast of trillions (Jun 2011)
item Intergenerational effect of juvenile hormone on offspring in Pogonomyrmex harvester ants (May 2011)
item Deciphering Scavenging Propensity Among Arthropod Predators. (Apr 2011)
item Gene Flow in Seed Alfalfa: A Summary of Recent Research (Mar 2011)
item A Potential Sampling Error Associated with Insect Protein Mark-Capture Data. (Mar 2011)
item Multi-year survival, growth and maturation of invasive swallow-wort juveniles (Vincetoxicum spp.) across a habitat gradient (Feb 2011)
item Sequential sampling plans for estimating censity of glassy-winged sharpshooter, homalodisca vitripennis (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) on citrus (Nov 2010)
item Functional role of STIM1 and Orai1 in silkmoth (Bombyx mori) sex pheromone production (May 2010)
item Leaving A Mark: A Comparison Arthropod Protein Marking Protocols (Jan 2010)
item Tracking Pollinator Movement with Protein Markers to Enhance Gene Flow Evaluations. (Mar 2009)
item The Problem of False Positives in Protein Marking Techniques (Mar 2009)
item The Use of Protein Markers to Pinpoint Predation Events (Mar 2009)
Last Modified: 9/20/2013
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