Published Research and Outreach articles:
Bowling, R, M. Brewer, A. Knutson, M. Way, P. Porter, E. Bynum, C. Allen, and R. Villanueva. 2016. Scouting sugarcane aphids. NTO-043, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, College Station, TX. (available in English and Spanish)
Reisig, D. D., D. S. Akin, R. T. Bessin, M. J. Brewer, D. G. Buntin, A. L. Catchot, Cook, K. L. Flanders, F.- N. Huang, D. W. Johnson, B. R. Leonard, P. J. McLeod, P. Porter , F.P.F. Reay-Jones, K. V. Tindall , S. D. Stewart, N. N. Troxclair, R. R. Youngma, and M. E. Rice. 2015. Lepidoptera (Crambidae, Noctuidae, and Pyralidae) injury to corn containing single and pyramided Bt traits, and blended or refuge, in the southern United States. J. Econ. Entomol. 108: 157-165 (DOI:10.1093/jee/tou009). (2015 Reisig)
Armstrong, J.S., W.L. Rooney, G.C. Peterson R.T. Villanueva M.J. Brewer, and D. Sekula-Ortiz. 2015. Sugarcane aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae): host range and sorghum resistance including cross-resistance rrom greenbug sources J. Econ. Entomol. 108: 576-582 (DOI: 10.1093/jee/tou065). (2015 Armstrong)
Elliott, N.C., G.F. Backoulou, M.J. Brewer, and K.L. Giles 2015. NDVI to detect sugarcane aphid injury to grain sorghum. J. Econ. Entomol. 108: 1452–1455 (DOI: 10.1093/jee/tov080). (2015 Elliott)
Luttrell, R. G., T. G. Teague, and M. J. Brewer. 2015. Cotton insect pest management, 509-546. In D. D. Fang and R. G. Percy (Eds.) Cotton, 2nd Edition, Alliance of Crop, Soil, and Environmental Science Societies, Monograph 57. Madison, WI. First three pages available here, (2015 Luttrell) full text available at https://dl.sciencesocieties.org/publications/search?journal[books]=books, search for Luttrell.
Bowling, R, M. Brewer, A. Knutson, M. Way, P. Porter, E. Bynum, C. Allen, and R. Villanueva. 2015. Scouting sugarcane aphids. NTO-043, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, College Station, TX. (available in English and Español)
Bowling, R., M. Brewer, and S. Biles. 2015. The sugarcane aphid: a review and scouting recommendations. Texas A&M AgriLife Extension, Corpus Christi, Texas. (2015 Bowling)
Reyes, A., M. Brewer, D. Anderson, A. Cartwright, and J. Halcomb. 2015. Evaluating Pest Risk in Cotton along the Texas Gulf Coast by Using Spatial Mapping Tools. ESA Southwestern Branch Annual Meeting, Tulsa, OK. Feb. 23-26, 2015. (2015 Reyes)
Brewer, M. 2014. Sugarcane aphid on sorghum: monitoring and threshold research update. Texas A&M AgriLife Research misc. report, Corpus Christi, TX. (pdf available here – 2014 Brewer sugarcane aphid)
Brewer, M., and R. Bowling. 2014. Sugarcane aphid on sorghum: distribution, damage, thresholds, and insecticides. Texas Plant Protection Conference, Bryan, TX (Dec, 15 min oral presentation). ( Access slide deck here 2014 TPPA final)
Bowling, R., and M. Brewer. 2014. Occurrence of sugarcane sphid (Homoptera: Aphididae) on sorghum in the United States. Texas Plant Protection Conference, Bryan, TX (Dec, poster presentation). Access poster here 2014 TPPA Bowling
Ahrens, T., D. Anderson, R. Bowling, M. Brewer, J. Gordy, S. Vyavhare, and M.O. Way. 2014. Efficacy of insecticides in management of sugarcane aphid on sorghum In Texas. Texas Plant Protection Conference, Bryan, TX (Dec, poster presentation). Access poster here 2014 TPPA Ahrens
Elliott, N., M.J. Brewer, K.L. Giles a, G.F. Backoulou, B.P. McCornack, B.B. Pendleton, and T.A. Royer. 2014. Sequential sampling for panicle worms (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in grain sorghum. J. Econ. Entomol. 107: 846-853. (pdf available here – 2014 Elliott)
Brewer, M.J., G.N. Odvody, D.J. Anderson, and J.C. Remmers. 2014. A comparison of Bt transgene, hybrid background, water stress, and insect stress effects on corn leaf and ear injury and subsequent yield. Environ. Entomol. 43: 8278-839. (pdf available here – 2014 Brewer Bt)
Villanueva, R.T., M. Brewer, M.O. Way, S. Biles, D. Sekula, E. Bynum, J. Swart, C. Crumley, A. Knutson, P. Porter, R. Parker, G. Odvody, C. Allen, D. Ragsdale, W. Rooney, G. Peterson, D. Kerns, T. Royer, and S. Armstrong. 2014. Sugarcane aphid: a new pest of sorghum, 4 pp. Texas A&M AgriLife Extension, College Station, TX. (pdf available here – 2014 Villanueva)
Brewer, M., D. Anderson, and M. Parajulee. 2014. Cotton fleahopper damage on water-stressed cotton. Beltwide Cotton Conf., New Orleans (2014 Beltwide Poster)
Selected Earlier Articles:
Noma, T., C. Gratton, M. Colunga-Garcia, M. J. Brewer, E. E. Mueller, K. A. G. Wyckhuys, G. E. Heimpel, and M. E. O’Neal. 2010. Relationship of soybean aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae) to soybean plant nutrients, landscape structure, and natural enemies. Environmental Entomology 39: 31-41 (pdf available here – Relationship soybean aphid ).
Brewer, M.J., and T. Noma. 2010. Habitat affinity of resident natural enemies of the invasive Aphis glycines on soybean, with comments on biological control. J. Economic Entomology 103: 583-596 (pdf available here – Habitat affinity).
Brewer, M. J.and N. C. Elliott. 2004. Biological control of cereal aphids in North America and mediating effects of host plant and habitat manipulations. Ann. Rev. Entomol. 49: 219-242 (pdf available here – Biological control of cereal aphids).