A HANDS-ON WORKSHOP ON

 

                  METHYL BROMIDE ALTERNATIVES

                 MAY 11-13, 2010

                               KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY

 

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Presentations

 

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Tuesday, May 11, 2010

 

 

8:00 – 8:30 AM

 

Welcome and introductions

 

Dirk Maier
 

 

Keynote presentation

 
8:30 – 9:30 AM Green pest management in the food industry Jeff Weier
 

 

Regulatory Issues

 
9:30 – 10:00 AM Methyl bromide critical use application process Colwell Cook
     
10:30 – 11:00 AM Methyl bromide re-registration status Rick Keigwin
     
11:00 – 11:45 AM Methyl bromide label changes David McAllister/ Mary Howland
     
01:00 – 01:30 PM Hal Ross Flour Mill Jeffrey Gwirtz/Sam Hanni
     
 

 

Methyl bromide application/uses

 

02:45 – 03:15 PM

Methyl bromide, alternatives, and invasive/quarantine pest research in the  San Joaquin Valley

Spencer Walse

     

03:15 – 03:45 PM

APHIS Methyl bromide alternative QPS Treatment method development highlights 2010

Mike Hennessey

     
03:45 – 04:15 PM ISPM-15 Edgar Deomano
     
04:15 – 04:45 PM Port fumigations Kurt Reichert
 

 

 

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

 
 

 

General

 

08:00 – 08:30 AM

Pest management standards for food plants (plus methyl bromide fumigation details)

Pamela Peckman

     
08:30 – 09:00 AM The Global Food Safety Initiative Maureen Olewnik
 

 

Atmospheric research and modeling

 
09:00 - 09:45 AM Methyl bromide: atmospheric levels and sources Shari Yvon-Lewis
     
09:45 – 10:15 AM Atmospheric modeling of fumigants Rick Reiss
     

 

10:30 – 11:00 AM

 

Risk mitigation and recovery systems for methyl bromide

 

Gary Knapp

11:00 – 11:30 AM Measurement of global warming potential of fumigants Mads Andersen
 

 

Safety and stewardship program

 
01:00 – O1:30 PM Methyl bromide safety Pamela Peckman
     
01:30 – 02:00 PM Methyl bromide stewardship program Mary Howland
 

 

Methyl bromide alternatives

 
02:00 – 02:30 PM Methyl bromide alternatives research by USDA Ken Vick
     
02:45 – 03:15 PM Sulfuryl fluoride update: Diverse uses for commodity protection Ellen Thoms
     
03:15 – 03:45 PM Sulfuryl fluoride: Regulatory update David Barnekow
     

03:45 – 04:30 PM

Advances in successful sulfuryl fluoride fumigation, and systems fumigation John Mueller
     
04:30 – 05:00 PM Methyl bromide and sulfuryl fluoride gas leakage rates from structures Dirk Maier/Wat Chayaprasert
     

06:30 – 09:00 PM

Maintaining integrity and quality of organic grains from producer to processor

Rick Bucker

 

 

Thursday, May 13, 2010

 
 

 

General

 

08:30 – 09:00 AM

Stored-product insect pest management research at USDA-CGAHR MH, KS

James Throne

 

 

Methyl bromide alternatives research (continued)

 

09:00 – 09:30 AM

Effectiveness of methyl bromide, sulfuryl fluoride, and heat treatment against life stages of the red flour beetle

Bh. Subramanyam/ Joe Malone

     
09:30 – 10:00 AM Effectiveness of aerosols for insect control in the food industry Frank Arthur
     
10:15 – 10:45 AM Traps for gauging fumigation effectiveness in commercial facilities James Campbell
     
10:45 – 11:15 AM Modeling insect population rebounds Paul Flinn
     
11:15 – 11:45 AM Perceptions from end user groups on methyl bromide and alternatives Pamela Peckman