9028 Gossypol Expression on Cotton Seed and Its Influence on Heliothine Attack, Part II: Tobacco Budworm and Bollworm Response

Wednesday, January 7, 2009: 4:30 PM
Salon I (Marriott Rivercenter Hotel)
Carlos A. Blanco, Jodi Scheffler and Gabriella Romano, USDA-ARS, Stoneville, MS
Twelve varieties expressing different levels of gossypol throughout the plant were screened for their susceptibility to the tobacco budworm and bollworm utilizing three different types of assessments. Key results will be discussed.