1. 46th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2014, abstr. 66

    Systemic imidacloprid and its effect on tobacco budworm parasitism in flue-cured tobacco

    TAYLOR S.V.; SORENSON C.E.
    Department of Entomology, North Carolina State University, Campus Box 7613, Raleigh, NC 27695-7613, USA
    This presentation summarizes the work to date on a study that examines how the rate of tobacco budworm infestations and parasitism are affected by the use of systemic imidacloprid in flue-cured tobacco. The toxocological affects of imidacloprid to...
  2. 45th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2012, abstr. 67

    Interactions between systemic neonicotinoids and hymenopteran parasitoids of the tobacco budworm (Heliothis virescens)

    TAYLOR S.V.; SORENSON C.E.
    North Carolina State University, Dept. of Entomology, Campus Box 7613, Raleigh, NC 27695-7613 USA
    The hymenopteran parasitoids Cardiochiles nigriceps and Campoletis sonorensis are prevalent throughout the tobacco growing regions of the Southeastern United States. These two species of wasp are a valuable economic and biological tool in controlling...