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  1. Vol. 43 No. 1, p. 43-
    Published: March 13, 2014

    * Corresponding author(s): dlee1@unl.edu
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Corn Rootworm: Small Insect, Big Impact

  1. Leah Sandalla,
  2. Don Leea,
  3. Lance Meinke *b and
  4. Blair Siegfriedb
  1. a Agronomy and Horticulture, 279 Plant Science, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE 68583-0914
    b Entomology Department, 103 Entomology Hall, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE 68583


Corn rootworm can cause devastating effects to corn yields. The focus of this lesson is the ongoing research of scientists as they work to combat the resistance of corn rootworm to control measures. The importance of this research in developing Insect Resistance Management strategies is discussed.

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