Insect Resistance to Pesticides

Sometimes insects become resistant or less sensitive to a pesticide that is used to control the pest. Resistance can occur when the same or similar pesticides are used over and over again.

Bethany Thomas
Natasha Umezu

Natasha Hiromi Umezu

UNL Entomology Department
208 ENTO
1700 East Campus Mall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0816
Rogan Tokach

Rogan Tokach

UNL Entomology Department
ENTO 220
1700 East Campus Mall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0816
Xi Xian Ng

Xi Xian Ng

220 Entomology Hall
1700 East Campus Mall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0816

Molly Darlington

Graduate Research Assistant

Insect Toxicology
208 ENTO Hall
1700 East Campus Mall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0816
Nikki Luhr

Nicole Luhr

Research Technologist I

Integrated Pest Management (IPM), Ecology of Insects
University of Nebraska Haskell Ag. Lab
57905 866 Rd.
Concord, NE 68728-2828
Dr. Shripat Kamble

Dr. Shripat Kamble (Emeritus)

Emeritus Professor

Insecticide application and exposure in field crops, Pest management practices
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Department of Entomology
210 Entomology Hall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0816
Dr. E.A. Heinrichs

Dr. E.A. "Short" Heinrichs (Emeritus)

Emeritus Professor

Integrated Pest Management (IPM), International agriculture
6517 S. 19th St.
Lincoln, NE 68512
John Foster

Dr. John Foster (Emeritus)

Emeritus Extension & Research Entomologist

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Department of Entomology
103 Entomology Hall
Lincoln, NE
68583-0816