2021 Corn Rootworm Management Update Virtual Meeting


When: March 26, 2021
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Register: https://go.wisc.edu/p8c11n

Registration is required. A link to the meeting will be provided by 2pm the day prior to the meeting date.


The University of Illinois, Iowa State University, and University of Wisconsin-Madison will be delivering a virtual program featuring current research and outreach efforts on corn rootworm scouting, resistance, and management. This program is designed for farmers, agronomists, and conservation professionals within the tri-state region.


Featured Presentations:
“Introduction to corn rootworm management and research update” presented by Dr. Erin Hodgson, Professor and Extension Entomologist, Iowa State University.

“Bt resistance and corn rootworm management in Illinois” presented by Dr. Nick J. Seiter, Assistant Professor and Field Crop Entomology, University of Illinois.

“Diversifying Corn Rootworm management to delay Bt resistance” presented by Bryan Jenson, Entomologist, Integrated Pest and Crop Management Program, University of Wisconsin-Madison


Any questions regarding the meeting can be sent to Dan Smith at dhsmith@wisc.edu or at 608-219-5170.