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European Corn Borer.

European Corn Borer.

hearings before the United States House Committee on Agriculture, Seventieth Congress, first session, on Mar. 27-29, 1928


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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

  • Agricultural pests -- Government policy -- United States,
  • European corn borer

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    Paginationiv, 105-250 p
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15290206M

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The European Corn Borer [D. Caffrey] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pagesAuthor: D. Caffrey. European Corn Borer in Kentucky Paperback – January 1, by P.O.

Ritcher (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: P.O. Ritcher. The European corn borer prefers corn, but also attacks other herbaceous plants, including potatoes. This fact sheet discusses ECB life cycle, monitoring, and management.

European corn borer European corn borer. Description. Adult: Moth with alternating wavy yellow and brown lines across each wing. Larvae: Beige with black heads and two brown spots on each abdominal segment.

Eggs: The size of a pinhead, white and are. EUROPEAN CORN BORER. State Exterior Quarantine. A quarantine is established against the following pest, its hosts and possible carriers. Pest. European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis). A moth, family Pyralidae, which is damaging to a wide variety of important food and floral crops.

Area Under Quarantine. All states, districts, andFile Size: KB. European corn borer larvae damage both the stem and fruit of beans, pepper, and cowpea. In celery, potato, rhubarb, Swiss chard, and tomato, it is usually the stem tissue that is damaged.

In beet, spinach, and rhubarb, leaf tissue may be injured. Entry of borers into plant tissue facilitates entry of plant pathogens. European Corn Borer larvae feed on several crops species including corn, cotton, and grain sorghum. Thresholds for pesticide application have been established in Missouri only for corn.

Two or three generations are possible in Missouri each year. Introduction: In this lab, you will use a simulation to further your understanding of independent and dependent variables. You will be studying the level of European Corn Borer infestation in various environments. Open the Simulator at: (alternately, use google to search for "mhhe virtual labs") 1.

Read the introduction. 26 rows  Can be applied by chemigation. Field corn (grain and silage), popcorn and seed. European Corn Borer Back To Results Email Tweet European corn borer (ECB) is a common pest of corn. The impact of ECB on corn yield is often underestimated due to lack of scouting, large changes in ECB populations from year to year, and.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Caffrey, D.J. European corn borer. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, (OCoLC) The European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis), also known as the European corn worm or European high-flyer, is a moth of the family Crambidae which includes other grass moths.

It is a pest of grain, particularly corn (maize or Zea mays).Class: Insecta. The European Corn Borer (Ostrinia nubilalis) is a widespread pest (found on three continents) known to feed on different kinds of plants, some of which include: corn, pepper, chrysanthemum, dahlia, beet, bean, potato, tomato, cotton and.

The European corn borer originated in Eurasia and was accidentally introduced into North America. This insect readily adopted corn as a host and has since caused hundreds of millions of dollars in crop losses. This publication is an update of the version published by the North Central Region.

European corn borer has been a significant pest of Iowa field corn since the s. This publication discusses the European corn borer life cycle, injury caused to corn and management options with a focus on Iowa field corn production.

The European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis (Hübner), is a serious pest of commercial maize throughout the U.S. Corn Belt. Adults in the central and eastern Corn Belt aggregate in grassy areas around and within the cornfield where they spend the daylight hours resting and where mating activity occurs at night.

Mated females leave the aggregation sites at night to oviposit in Cited by: EUROPEAN CORN BORER APPROVED PROCESS AND INSPECTION. APPENDIX C 1. Shelled Grain may be certified under (Db) provided it had passed through a ½ inch or less mesh screen prior to loading and is believed to be free of stalks, cobs, stems, or portions of plants or fragments capable of harboring larvae of ECB, and, further, that the.

Title. The European corn borer. Related Titles. Series: CIHM/ICMH microfiche series ; no. Series: Crop protection leaflet / Canada. Division of Entomology ; no. About European Corn Borers. Reproduction and Life Cycle. The amount of reproduction is greatly dependent on the area in which European corn borers are living.

They typically have 1 to 4 generations per year based on the weather. The first 3 to 5 hours of darkness in a day is when adult European corn borer moths are most active.

European Corn Borer in Field Corn — EW. 2 Insecticide Treatments Economically important corn borer populations can usu-ally be controlled if insecticides are properly selected and correctly applied.

As a rule, one application will control first generation borers in corn. However, two or more applicationsFile Size: 2MB. European Corn Borer (Ostrinia nubilalis) European corn borer is an introduced pest that has spread across much of eastern and central North America.

The number of generations of European corn borer ranges from one per year in the extreme north to four per year in the Southeastern U.S. Identifying European Corn Borer’s Damage Plants Affected. European corn borer is a serious pest to more than plants.

Generally speaking, they will feed on herbaceous plants with a large stem, which will provide them with a suitable entry point. The western strain of the pest feeds primarily on corn. Describes the characteristics of the European corn borer and the damage it can cause to plants in the United States.

This book is part of the collection entitled: Government Documents A European corn borer -- Control. LanguageCited by:   Describes the European corn borer, the regions in which it is found, its seasonal activities, and how to destroy and control borer populations; also lists several insects which are often mistaken for the European corn borer.

A major pest of corn, the European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis) will also feed on over different garden plants including peppers, snap beans, potatoes, tomatoes, apples and to corn is caused by the young larvae which chew leaves and tassels.

Later they tunnel all parts of the stalks and ears, resulting in reduced plant vigor, broken stalks, poor.

Introduced into North America, the European corn borer (ECB) probably came in "broom" corn from Hungary or Italy around It was first identified in Massachusetts in from where it spread west to Nebraska in as a two-year generation ('bivoltine') strain.

Corn is its preferred or primary host but it can infest some plants including dry bean, soybean, and. Identifying the European Corn Borer. The first step to knowing you have a problem with the European Corn Borer is knowing how to identify it.

There are other pests that gravitate toward corn, but if you are sure of what pest you have, you can target your treatment specifically for that particular pest.

The European Corn Borer spends the winter on your old corn stalks or other. The European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis (Hu¨ bner), causes economic damage to corn, Zea mays L., throughout the Corn Belt.

Because this insect has become the primary target of Bacillus thuringiensis Berliner (Bt) transgenic corn, current efforts addressing the management of O. nubilalis resistance to Bt corn require information on adult European corn borer dispersal Cited by: European corn borer and allied species: Ostrinia (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) Responsibility: [by] Akira Mutuura and Eugene Munroe.

European corn borer larvae have three pair of true legs behind the head and five pairs ofprolegson their abdomen. Pupae are brown, ½ to ¾ inch long, and have a rounded head region and abdomen area tipped with a tiny hook.

Male and female corn borer moths are similar in appearance. moths have alternating yellow and brown wavy lines across each. The southwestern corn borer and the European corn borer have similar life histories. Overwintering larvae pupate in the spring and emerge as adults about 10 days later. Adults are active primarily at night but can be found during the day under leaves.

These moths lay eggs that produce the first generation of southwestern corn borers. European corn borer larva European corn borer adult European corn borer egg masses The European corn borer can be found in areas east of the Rocky Mountains from the Gulf Coast to southern Canada.

Its host rangehas more than species of plants, including both agronomic and horticultural crops and many common weeds. It is one of the major File Size: KB. European Corn Borer Management in North Dakota Ostrinia nubilalis (Hubner) Managing corn borer in North Dakota is a challenge due to the lengthy emergence interval of the moths from overwintering.

In ND, borers have the potential for one or. Bt-Corn and European Corn Borer. Bt-Corn for Control of European Corn Borer Following is an explanation of Bt-corn and some suggestions for managing its consider these suggestions seriously before you decide to plant or recommend the sale of Bt-corn.

What is Bt-corn. The "active ingredient" of Bt-corn is derived from a naturally occurring soilborne. European corn borer. Publisher Washington, D.C.: Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine, Agricultural Research Administration, U.S.

Dept. of Agriculture Collection ufusdacoes; univ_florida_smathers; americana Digitizing sponsor University of Florida, George A. Smathers Libraries with support from LYRASIS and the Sloan Foundation Contributor. If European corn borer damage is often detected after larvae have tunneled into fruit, pesticides will be ineffective, and removal of damaged fruit is the most effective option.

Chemical control. While some insecticides are effective against European corn borer, these must be carefully timed to egg : Hannah Burrack. European Corn Borer (Ostrinia nubilalis) is a destructive pest of many plants and crops. Several states have European Corn Borer quarantines in effect to help prevent the spread of this insect to their state.

It can be found in pieces of stalks, cobs, and stems of 1/2 inch or larger in diameter. In order to exclude the borer, all corn, sorghum. Ostrinia furnacalis is a species of moth in the family Crambidae, the grass was described by Achille Guenée in and is known by the common name Asian corn borer since this species is found in Asia and feeds mainly on corn crop.

The moth is found from China to Australia, including in Java, Sulawesi, the Philippines, Borneo, New Guinea, the Solomon Class: Insecta. The European corn borer is a prime pest on corn but also impacts more than other crops, by some estimates causing up to $2 billion in damage annually in the United States alone.

So far confined mostly to the east of the Rocky Mountains, the borer first showed up in Massachusetts in European corn borer / By. Cushman, A. United States. Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. Publication Details [Washington, D.C.]:Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine Year.

If you are generating a PDF of a journal article or book chapter, please feel free to enter the title and author information. Author: A.

Cushman. of the European Corn Borer with the movement of plants and plant parts of Cannabis spp. The European corn borer is a destructive polyphagous lepi-dopteran pest. The adoption of emergency rules is necessary to safeguard corn, sorghum, and hemp producers in Texas from the threat of the European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis).

Larvae. Entomologists at the University of Guelph in Canada have confirmed European corn borer resistance to Cry1F Bt trait (Herculex 1) in is the first case of European corn borer resistance to any type of Bt corn.

The registrant for the trait independently confirmed the results from additional field locations.G First Generation European Corn Borer Scouting and Treatment Decisions. The decision to treat for European corn borer is complex and affected by many variables such as weather, plant maturity, borer survival and development, anticipated corn prices, insecticide efficacy, and costs versus anticipated returns.