Student Success at Fall 2016 Conferences

Students in the Scott-Dupree Agro-Eco Lab took home top honours at two recent scientific conferences.

International Congress of Entomology - September 2016 Orlando, Florida

1st Place Poster - Kaelyn Hunter

Poster entitled: Efficacy of insecticides for control of brown marmorated stink bug (Halyomorpha halys Stål) nymphs and adults in Ontario. Section: Management and Sustainable Agriculture: Pest Physiology

2nd Place Poster - Tara Celetti

Poster entitled: Determination of toxic reference standards for use in semi-field pesticide toxicity studies with Bombus impatiens. Ecology of Pesticides, Resistance, Toxicology, and Genetically
Modified Crops. Section: Integrated Pest Management and Sustainable Agriculture: Thrips and Others

2nd Place Oral Presentation - Zach Telfer

Presentation entitled: New Issues Emerging in Carrot Weevil Control. Section: IPM and Sustainable Agriculture: Thrips and Others

Ontario Pest Management Conference - Guelph, ON November 2016

Crop Life Graduate Student Oral Presentation Competition - Honorable Mention: Zach Telfer

Crop Life Graduate Student Poster Presentation Competition - Honorable Mention: Tara Celetti

C. Ron Harris OPMC Undergraduate Student Poster Competition - WINNER: Ellen Richards