Scott Robb broke the world weight record for a cabbage at the Alaska State Fair this week. The 138.25 pound whopper beat the old record by more than 10 pounds! Read more about it at NPR or World Record Academy.
In late August, leek moth researcher Peter Mason and his program were featured on CTV news. Follow the link below to see the news clip.
At the International Congress of Entomology (August 19-24) in South Korea we will be presenting 2 symposia:
|1. Section 10-3: Integrated Pest Management|
|The role of present and future genetically-engineered insect-resistant crops in IPM|
|Organizers: Anthony M. Shelton, Jörg Romeis, Yunhe Li|
|2. Section 8-3: Pesticides, GM Crops, Resistance and Toxicology|
|The effects of GM crops on non-target organisms|
|Organizers: Jörg Romeis, Richard L. Hellmich, Anthony M. Shelton|