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dc.contributor.authorFitt, Gary P.-
dc.contributor.authorDaly, Joanne C.-
dc.date.accessioned2015-09-28T06:25:31Z-
dc.date.available2015-09-28T06:25:31Z-
dc.date.issued1988-08-17-
dc.identifier.otherACConf88-302100437.pdf-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1/3342-
dc.description.abstractAs major pests of cotton production, Heliothis spp. are of most concern to growers during the summer when they are active and damaging crops. Once autumn arrives and the crop is picked, Heliothis are soon forgotten. But they remain, secreted in their underground burrows, usually in low numbers, sometimes numerous, ready to emerge with the return of warm spring weather to haunt growers the following season. In this paper we will outline what is currently known about the overwintering phase of Heliothis populations, what a high survival of pupae means for regional population dynamics and pesticide resistance, and what growers might do about it.-
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dc.subjectPupae-
dc.subjectHeliothis-
dc.subjectPopulation dynamics-
dc.subjectCotton-
dc.subjectCultivation-
dc.subjectCrop residues-
dc.subjectPesticide resistance-
dc.subjectHost plants-
dc.subjectFarming systems-
dc.subjectMoisture content-
dc.subjectSoil structure-
dc.titleTHE OVERWINTERING FOE: WINTER POPULATIONS OF HELIOTHIS IN COTTON GROWING AREAS AND THE IMPORTANCE OF STUBBLE CULTIVATION.-
CRDC.KeywordsUnrestrictedPupae, Heliothis, Population dynamics, Cotton, Cultivation, Crop residues, Pesticide resistance, Host plants, Farming systems, Moisture content, Soil structure, Crops, Survival, Plants, Winter, Diapause, Spring, Summer, Pests, Autumn, Hosts, Larvae, Sorghum, Entomology,-
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