Enhancing the efficacy of fungal pathogens using a synergistic chemical, Imidacloprid (2007–2009)

Abstract:
Investigate interactions between the entomopathogenic fungus Beauveria bassiana and the chemical insecticide imidacloprid in four key insects pests: diamondback moth, cabbage cluster caterpillar, cotton bollworm and green vegetable bug.
Grant type:
Horticulture Australia Limited
Researchers:
  • Professor
    School of Biological Sciences
    Faculty of Science
  • Associate Professor
    School of Biological Sciences
    Faculty of Science
    Affiliated Associate Professor
    Centre for Crop Science
    Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation
Funded by:
Horticulture Australia Limited