American Society of Sugar Beet Technologists

Section C – ENTOMOLOGY & PLANT PATHOLOGY


Introducing CruiserMaxx Sugar beets: A comprehensive seed care product concept for broad spectrum disease and insect protection for sugar beets.
Shetty, Kiran* and Chad Selton, Syngenta Seed Care, Greensboro, NC 27419
 

The journey from catastrophe to success.
Khan, Mohamed F. R., Plant Pathology Department, North Dakota State University and University of Minnesota, Fargo, ND.

 
Managing sugarbeet insect pests with seed treatment insecticides.
Boetel, Mark A.1*, Ayanava Majumdar2, Robert J. Dregseth1 and Allen J. Schroeder1, 1Department of Entomology, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND and 2Gulf Coast Research and Extension Center, Alabama Extension Service, Fairhope, AL
Variation in the p25 region of resistance breaking Beet necrotic yellow vein virus from infected plants in Minnesota.
Smith, Madeleine J.*, Rodolfo Acosta-Leal and Charles Rush, Texas AgriLife Research Amarillo, Amarillo, TX.
 

Impact of curly top host plants on accumulation, competitiveness, and durability of curtovirus species.
Wintermantel, William M., USDA-ARS, Salinas, CA.

 
Rhizoctonia seedling damping-off in sugar beet in Michigan.
Hanson, Linda E.* and J. Mitchell McGrath. USDA-ARS, SBRU, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.
 

Application strategies utilizing Quadris fungicide for control of Rhizoctonia solani root rot on sugarbeets.
Poindexter, Steven S.* and Thomas J. Wenzel, Michigan State University Extension, Saginaw, MI.

 
Effect of Penthiopyrad as a seed treatment for controlling Rhizoctonia solani on sugar beet.
Khan, Mohamed F. R.1,2* and Aaron L. Carlson1, 1Plant Pathology Department, North Dakota State University and 2University of Minnesota, Fargo, ND
 
Optimization of sugar beet Rhizoctonia solani resistance test in field trials by irrigation and fleece cover.
Dircks, Christinea; Anneke Behn and Mark Varrelmann*, Institute of Sugar Beet Research, Department of Phytopathology, Göttingen, Germany
 
Aggressiveness of Rhizoctonia solani AG 2-2 on sugar beet and rotation crops.
Windels, Carol E.* and Jason R. Brantner, University of Minnesota, Northwest Research and Outreach Center, Crookston, MN.
 
Efficacy of in-furrow and post-emergence fungicides in controlling Rhizoctonia on sugar beet.
Brantner, Jason R.* and Carol E. Windels, University of Minnesota, Northwest Research and Outreach Center, Crookston, MN.
 
Effect of fungicides on disease control, yield and quality of sugar beet inoculated with different sources of Cercospora beticola inocula.
Khan, Mohamed F. R.1,2*, Aaron L. Carlson1, Gary A. Secor1, Viviana V. Rivera1 and Melvin D. Bolton3, 1Plant Pathology Department, North Dakota State University, 2University of Minnesota, Fargo, ND and 3USDA, ARS, NCSL, Fargo, ND.
 

Correlating reduction in fungicide sensitivity in C. beticola with loss of disease control.
Secor, Gary A.1*, Melvin D. Bolton2, Viviana V. Rivera1 and Mohamed F. R. Khan1, 1Department 7660, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND and 2USDA, ARS, NCSL, Fargo, ND.

 
Cultivar selection for sugarbeet root rot resistance.
Strausbaugh, Carl A.1*, Imad A. Eujayl1 and Paul Foote2, 1USDA-ARS NWISRL, Kimberly, ID and 2Amalgamated Sugar Co., Paul, ID
 
Mycotoxigenic potential and pathogenicity of Fusarium species isolated from sugar beet.
Christ, Daniela and Mark Varrelmann*, Institute of Sugar Beet Research, Department of Phytopathology, Göttingen, Germany.
 

Characterization of the genetic diversity of Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. betae utilizing phylogenetic analysis and vegetative compatibility grouping.
Webb, Kimberly M.1*, Amy L. Hill2, Linda E. Hanson3, Lee Panella1, Mark Brick4 and Howard Schwartz5, 1USDA-ARS, Sugar Beet Research Unit, Ft. Collins, CO; 2Current address: The Ohio State University, Dept. of Plant Pathology, Columbus, OH; 3USDA-ARS, Sugarbeet and Bean Research, East Lansing, MI; 4Colorado State University, Dept. of Soil and Crop Sciences, Ft. Collins, CO and 5Colorado State University, Dept. of Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management, Ft. Collins, CO.

 
Root aphid tolerance in sugar beet; field screening & resistance mapping.
Martens, Roy1*, Geert Janssen2, Thomas Kraft2 and Rebecca Larson1, 1Syngenta Seeds, Inc., Longmont, CO and 2Syngenta Seeds AB, Landskrona, Sweden
 
Biological and molecular characterization of beet oak-leaf virus.
Liu, Hsing-Yeh* and Anju Gulati-Sakhuja, USDA-Agricultural Research Service, Salinas, CA
 
Efficacy of fungicides for controlling Rhizoctonia solani on sugar beet.  Powerpoint Presentation
Khan, Mohamed F. R.1,2 and Aaron L. Carlson1*, 1Plant Pathology Department, North Dakota State University and 2University of Minnesota, Fargo, ND
 
Influence of variety tolerance, application timing and fungicide efficacy on control of Cercospora leafspot in Michigan. Powerpoint Presentation
Fogg, Ralph1*, James F. Stewart2, Lee A. Hubbell2 and Brian Groulx2, 1Michigan Sugar Company, Bay City, MI and 2Michigan Sugar Company, Bay City, MI.
 
PCC for enhancement of sugar beet production and evaluation of Rhizoctonia disease suppression.
Bredehoeft, Mark* and Chris Dunsmore, Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar Cooperative, Renville, MN.
 
Fungicide and Insecticide Seed Treatments: Effects on stands, yields and disease control.      
Jacobsen, Barry J.1*, Ken Kephart2 and Joyce Eckoff3, 1Department of Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT, 2Southern Agricultural Research Center, Huntley, MT and 3Eastern Agricultural Research Center, Sidney, MT