Aphids as Beneficial Insects? Using a Fire Ant - Aphid Interaction for the Sustainable Management of Insect Pests in Southern Cotton

Project Overview

Project Type: Graduate Student
Funds awarded in 2003: $7,040.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2004
Region: Southern
State: Alabama
Graduate Student:
Major Professor:
Micky Eubanks
Auburn University

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: cotton


  • Crop Production: application rate management
  • Pest Management: biological control, economic threshold, field monitoring/scouting, integrated pest management
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems, holistic management
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