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K-State Researchers Study Pest Resistance Management

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May 7, 1999
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Examining if and how corn borer resistance to Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) toxins develop so farmer-friendly resistance management plans can be identified, is the focus of a genetic study done by a team of entomology researchers at Kansas State University.

MANHATTAN -- Examining if and how corn borer resistance to Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) toxins develop so farmer-friendly resistance management plans can be identified, is the focus of a genetic study done by a team of entomology researchers at Kansas State University. Their findings appear in the May 7 issue of Science, the weekly journal of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.


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