Current Research

Image of the bean cutworm  Potential for Bt and pyrethroid resistance in western bean cutworm
   PhD student Débora Montezano has been working on the biology and ecology of western bean cutworm (WBC) as it relates to resistance to genetically-modified Bt corn plants and pyrethroid insecticides. She will be joined by a post-doctoral research associate in 2017 to work on these projects.    Read More