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New chemosterilants for boll weevils

New chemosterilants for boll weevils

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Published by Dept. of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Southern Region in New Orleans, La .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Boll weevil -- Control -- Southern States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Jack W. Haynes ... [et al.].
    SeriesARS-S ; 131, ARS-S -- 131.
    ContributionsHaynes, Jack W., United States. Agricultural Research Service. Southern Region., Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p. ;
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15221611M

    Regardless of how the boll weevils vote in the coming year, they have already lost much of the clout they enjoyed two years ago. In fact, the group may even have a tough time recruiting new members. The Boll Weevil Ball book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The charming story of a tiny beetle who is able to reach great /5(3).

    Boll Weevils were Great War vintage biplanes that the Confederates made use of in the Second Great War. In west Texas the Confederates were reduced to making harassing raids with Boll Weevils. The airplane would come in at treetop level and the pilot would toss a five to ten pound bomb out of the cockpit when he came over a target. The low altitude made it difficult for Y-ranging to spot them. The Southeast boll weevil eradication program expanded first to Georgia, Florida, Alabama and South Carolina, using boll weevil traps baited with pheromones. Due to this boll weevil eradication effort, Georgia passed Mississippi in cotton acreage in ” All that has changed in .

    Thank God for Boll Weevils. likes. My novel, which is a inspirational story based on what happened in the early 's when the boll weevil decimated cotton crops, causing the South to fall into. POISONING THE COTTON BOLL WEEVIL 3 When the infestation has been reduced to less than 10 per cent, discontinue poisoning until the weevils again become injurious. If weevils attack the young bolls late in the season, make such additional applications as are found necessary to protect those bolls.


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A formulation containing spores of the protozoan Mattesia grandis and a feeding stimulant made from cottonseed oil and a water extract of contton squares plus carrier materials and a marking dye was tested against a population of the boll weevil, Anthonomus grandis, on cotton in 1 acre field cages.

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When boll weevils, Anthonomus grandis Boheman, were treated with dimilin (N-(4-chlorophenyl)-N′-(2,6-difluorobenzoyl)urea), the biosynthesis of deoxyribonucleic acid was inhibited in the female, but neither ribonucleic acid nor protein synthesis was d males showed a difference in effect in lipoprotein synthesis, whereas no significant difference was demonstrated with females.

Abstract. Sexual sterilization of insects, and for that matter of any sexually reproducing organisms, is one of the most promising approaches to a preventive control and management of populations (Knipling and ).Since the reproductive potential of a population decreases when the proportion of its sterile members increases, any process that will increase the ratio between the sterile.

Weevils are beetles belonging to the superfamily Curculionoidea, known for their elongated are usually small, less than 6 mm (1 ⁄ 4 in) in length, and 97, species of weevils are known.

They belong to several families, with most of them in the family Curculionidae (the true weevils).Some other beetles, although not closely related, bear the name "weevil", such. Rhett Barbaree is no stranger to the Wiregrass, and his newly-published book “Thank God for Boll Weevils,” gives that away almost immediately.

Published by Tiger Iron Press in Savannah, Ga., the book takes an in-depth look at the South at the turn of the century through the eyes of protagonist Janie Taylor, who draws the reader into her.

THE OCCURRENCE OF THE BOLL WEEVIL IN By W. PIERCE The year is exceptional in the hitory of the boll weevil in that it is the second year since the establishment of the weevil in the United States that we have been able to record a net loss in territory.

The only other year wasthe fifth year of weevil invasion. Toxicology of Aziridine-phosphoryl Chemosterilants. Aziridine-based chemosterilants, like other DNA alkylating agents, are cytotoxic.

A key parameter used to compare effectiveness of compounds is the ratio of the 50% lethal dose (LD 50) and 90% effective dose (ED 90).For instance, substitution of tepa with different alkylamino groups had significant impact on both LD 50 and ED 90 for the.

The boll weevil (Anthonomus grandis) is a beetle that feeds on cotton buds and flowers. Thought to be native to Central Mexico, it migrated into the United States from Mexico in the late 19th century and had infested all U.S.

cotton-growing areas by the s, devastating the industry and the people working in the American South. During the late 20th century, it became a serious pest in South. weevil greatly affected Georgia's long history of cotton production betweenwhen the insect was introduced to Georgia, and the early s, when it was eliminated as an economic pest.

Yield losses associated with the boll weevil reduced cotton acreage from a historical high of million acres during to million acres in Today the adaptable nature of humans faced with adversity is making life tough for the boll weevil.

An eradication program started in the s is coming close to driving the boll weevil out of the U.S. [3] By using a variety of strategies throughout the year, such as pheromone traps in the spring, hand picking of infected cotton buds during the growing season, plowing under the cotton stalks.

Nevertheless, because of the unique practical requirement that these compounds were expected to fulfill, the search for new chemosterilants was oriented primarily to finding and identifying selective types of cytotoxicity. A brief historical summary will clarify the reason for this orientation.

Boll weevil, (Anthonomus grandis), beetle of the insect family Curculionidae (order Coleoptera), a cotton pest in North uced to the United States from Mexico in the s, the boll weevil was a severe agricultural pest for nearly 90 years, until the launch of an aggressive multiyear eradication campaign in The campaign almost, progressing slowly but effectively, completely.

Book Review Rhett Barbaree’s book titled, Thank God for Boll Weevils, is an in-depth look at the Southern soul as seen through the eyes of two God-fearing young women as they grow up in the early 's, deep in the “Heart of Dixie.” Grabbing your attention with its charming southern dialect, the story entertains you with a rich wit and humor that is reminiscent of excerpts you might.

Beau Weevils "Beau Weevils - Songs in the Key of E is the culmination of a long-held desire of James Stroud and myself to do a project together," says Daniels.

An answer to a short-term prayer some time ago has turned into a page book entitled “Thank God for Boll Weevils,” detailing the “full” story of the area’s influential insect.Billy Boll Weevil is the author's only children's book. If you're interested, the library will accept an $8 deposit per book starting Monday, July 8th.

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An advocate for veterans affairs, Montgomery was one of the Bowl Weevils -- southern.