Biologically Intensive Pest Management of Greenbugs, Schizaphis Graminum (Rondani), on Grain Sorghum

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1996: $64,800.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1998
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $24,010.00
Region: North Central
State: Nebraska
Project Coordinator:
Z. B. Mayo
Dept of Entomology, University of Nebraska

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: sorghum (milo)


  • Crop Production: biological inoculants, application rate management
  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension, on-farm/ranch research, participatory research
  • Farm Business Management: budgets/cost and returns, risk management
  • Pest Management: biological control, chemical control, economic threshold, field monitoring/scouting, genetic resistance, integrated pest management
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems, holistic management
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