Mississippi State University
Collaborating Scientists' Institutions: Department of Research, Natural Rresources Department, Plant Protection Department, Pan American School of Agriculture (Honduras); Agricultural Research Corporation, Gezira Research Station (Sudan); USDA (US)
Henry N. Pitre
The goal of this project was to develop resistance to insect pests in sorghum through integrated pest management methods.
1. Study biology, ecology, behavior and population dynamics and beneficial insects; 2. Develop host plant resistance to insect pests; 3. Develop insect pest management strategies for LDCs