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Large-scale production procedures and conditions were used to evaluate 3 diets for rearing Anthonomus grandis grandis Boheman. The Gast diet produced more adults at a lower cost than the other 2; however, with the Gast diet, adults were smallest and percent egg hatch was lowest. The high gossypol diet produced the largest adults and highest percent egg hatch. Yields of adults were lowest and cost per 1000 adults was highest with cottonseed flour diet.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: June 1, 1979
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Journal of Economic Entomology is published bimonthly in February, April, June, August, October, and December. The journal publishes articles on the economic significance of insects and is divided into the following sections: apiculture & social insects; arthropods in relation to plant disease; forum; insecticide resistance and resistance management; ecotoxicology; biological and microbial control; ecology and behavior; sampling and biostatistics; household and structural insects; medical entomology; molecular entomology; veterinary entomology; forest entomology; horticultural entomology; field and forage crops, and small grains; stored-product; commodity treatment and quarantine entomology; and plant resistance. In addition to research papers, Journal of Economic Entomology publishes Letters to the Editor, interpretive articles in a Forum section, Short Communications, Rapid Communications, and Book Reviews.