Taking Root: Management Options for Bt-Resistant Corn Rootworm on Ontario Farms

This webinar features OMAFRA specialists who provided an update on Bt-resistant corn rootworm, the impact on cropping systems and feed supplies, mitigation strategies to reduce the impact of Bt corn rootworm resistance, and alternative feeding options. While this webinar is open to anyone, it is geared towards cattle producers (dairy and beef). The webinar aired December 8, 2020.

Speakers include Tracey Baute – OMAFRA Field Crop Entomologist, Christine O’Reilly – OMAFRA Forage and Grazing Specialist, and OMAFRA beef and dairy specialists

More information about Bt-resistant corn rootworm in Ontario can be found in the Baute Bug Blog at www.fieldcropnews.com or at the Canadian Corn Pest Coalition website: www.cornpest.ca