Investigators: Dr. Adam J. Varenhorst, Dr. Matthew E. O'Neal, Dr. Michael T. McCarville Read more about Determining the impact of induced susceptibility on avirulent soybean aphid populations on resistant soybean
The goal of this project is to evaluate whether host plant resistance and biological control could be used as compatible tools to suppress soybean aphid throughout the North Central region.
Our extension program is led by Dr. Erin Hodgson, and Dr. O’Neal and many lab members also participate in programs throughout the year. We are focused on delivering research-based information to a variety of clientele. Our group serves farmers, crop consultants, agricultural professionals and other university/extension personnel. Most of our programs are within the state of Iowa, but we travel throughout the Midwest to deliver content. Read more about Extension