Content | Navigation |

Entomology

 


Mark Boetel Areas of Research


Alternative Strategies for Sugarbeet Root Maggot Control

  • Trap crops

  • Insect-pathogenic fungi for biocontrol

  • Cereal cover crops 

  • Survey of wild Beta (sugarbeet relatives) germplasm for native host plant resistance

Decision Aids and Assessment of Sugarbeet Insect Control

  • Rating scales for quantifying sugarbeet root maggot larval feeding injury

  • Economic injury level for Lygus (tarnished plant) bug damage

  • Root maggot fly monitoring

  • Predictive models for insect forecasting

Improving Chemical Control of Sugarbeet Insects

  • Alternative soil insecticide placement methods

  • Seed treatment insecticides

  • Managing secondary insect pests

  • Lygus (Tarnished Plant) bugs

  • Wireworms

  • Springtails

Corn Insect Pest Management

  • Impacts of control tools on nontarget arthropods

  • Transgenic corn

  • Corn rootworm surveys

  • Extended diapause

  • Seed treatment insecticides

  • Areawide pest management

Resources

Collaborators


Student Focused. Land Grant. Research University.

Follow NDSU
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • RSS
  • Google Maps

North Dakota State University
Phone: +1 (701) 231-7582 / Fax: (701) 231-8557
Campus address: Hultz Hall 202
Physical/delivery address: 1300 Albrecht Blvd., Fargo, ND 58102
Mailing address: NDSU Dept. 7650 / PO Box 6050 / Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Page manager: Entomology

Last Updated: Friday, July 29, 2011 11:45:10 AM