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Metabolic Resistance to Herbicides: What we Know and Why it Matters

Todd Gaines, Colorado State University Weeds can evolve resistance to herbicides through enzymatic mechanisms to metabolize and detoxify herbicide molecules. Recent advances have revealed specific genes controlling metabolic resistance such as cytochrome P450s, glutathione-S-transferase, and others, primarily in grasses but…

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EPA Pollinator Protection Activities

Thomas Steeger, US EPA, Office of Pesticide Programs, Troy Anderson, University of Nebraska-Lincoln     This presentation includes a brief overviews of: Pollinator declines The National Strategy to Promote the Health of Honey Bees and other Pollinators The EPA pollinator…

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Mechanisms of synergism for increased insecticidal action

Jeff Bloomquist, University of Florida Winner of 2017 AGRO International Award for Research in Agrochemicals Dr. Bloomquist is the 2017 winner of the AGRO International Award for Research in Agrochemicals. Read more on his research. Dr. Bloomquist’s presentation will review…

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