CSIRO Agriculture and Food
An international perspective on emerging threats to IPM in Australia
Session 3b Refuges & rotations – the world of IPM
Tuesday August 07 at 4:15 pm
Sharon Downes studied Helicoverpa spp. for the past 15 years to help develop strategies for managing its resistance to Bt-cotton as part of an IPM approach. With the recent invasion of this pest into the Americas, her focus shifted toward a global perspective that informs Australia’s local agricultural industries about potential threats based on happenings elsewhere in the world.