Publications of Paul Fields
Research Scientist, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, paul.fields@agr.gc.ca

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Publications on Methyl Bromide Alternatives

 

 

 


Articles (Refereed)


2013

Purohit, P., Jayas, D.S., Yadav, B.K., Chelladurai, V., Fields, P.G., White, N.D.G., 2013. Microwaves to control Callosobruchus maculatus in stored mung bean (Vigna radiata). Journal of Stored Products Research 53, 19-22.

 

Kaliramesh, S., Chelladurai, V., Jayas, D.S., Alagusundaram, K., White, N.D.G., Fields, P.G., 2013. Detection of infestation by Callosobruchus maculatus in mung bean using near-infrared hyperspectral imaging. Journal of Stored Products Research 52, 107-111.

 

Hawkin, K.J., Stanbridge, D.M., Fields, P.G., 2013. Sampling Tribolium castaneum and Tribolium confusum in flour mill rollstands. Journal of Stored Products Research 52: 7-11.

 

2012

Wijayaratne LKW, Fields PG. 2012. Effects of rearing conditions, geographical origin, and selection on larval diapause in the Indianmeal moth, Plodia interpunctella. Journal of Insect Science 12:119. Available online: http://www.insectscience.org/12.119

 

Wijayaratne, L.K.W., Fields, P., Arthur, F. 2011. Effect of methoprene on the progeny production of Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Pest Management Science, 68: 217-224, doi: 10.1002/ps.2247

 

Jian, F., Fields, P.G., Jayas, D.S. White, N.D.G. and M. Loganathan, M. 2012. Measured and predicted temperatures in a grain processing building under heat treatment – ii. mathematical modeling of heat and mass transfer during heat treatment. Canadian Biosystems Engineering, in press.

 

Jian, F., Fields, P.G., Jayas, D.S. White, N.D.G. and M. Loganathan, M. 2012. Measured and predicted temperatures in a grain processing building under heat treatment – i. temperature profiles during heat treatment. Canadian Biosystems Engineering, in press.

 

Adarkwah, C., Fields, P., Schoeller, M., Reichmuth, C., 2012. Resistance and physiological differences in the rice weevil Sitophilus oryzae (L.) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) exposed to diatomaceous earth. Mitt. Dtsch. Ges. allg. angew. Ent 18:433-438.

 

2011
Suthisut, D., Fields, P.G., and Chandrapatya, A. 2011. Efficacy of essential oils from Zingiberaceae as repellent to maize weevil (Sitophilus zeamais Motschulsky) red flour beetle (Tribolium castaneum (Herbst)) and two parasitoids. Khon Kaen Agriculture Journal 39 : 345-358 (Thai).


Hawkin, K, Stanbridge, D., Fields, P.G., 2011. Sampling Tribolium confusum and Tribolium castaneum in mill and laboratory settings: differences between strains and species. The Canadian Entomologist, 5: 504-517, doi:10.4039/n11-026.

Suthisut, D., Fields, P.G.,  Chandrapatya, A., 2011.Contact toxicity, feeding reduction and repellency of essential oils from three plants from the ginger gamily (Zingiberaceae) and their major components against Sitophilus zeamais and Tribolium castaneum. Journal of Economic Entomology, 104: 1445-1454, doi:10.1603/EC11050

Loganathan, M., Jayas, D.S., Fields, P.G., White, N.D.G., 2011. Low and high temperatures for the control of cowpea beetle, Callosobruchus maculatus (F.) (Coleoptera: Bruchidae) in chickpeas. Journal of Stored Products Research 47, 244-248. doi:10.1016/j.jspr.2011.03.005.

Bhuvaneswari, K., Fields, P., White, N., Sarkar, AK, S., Singh, C., Jayas, D., 2011. Image analysis for detecting insect fragments in semolina. Journal of Stored Product Research 47: 20-24.Description: http://www.sciencedirect.com/scidirimg/clear.gifdoi:10.1016/j.jspr.2010.08.003

Suthisut, D., Fields, P.G., Chandrapatya, A., 2011. Fumigant toxicity of essential oils from three Thai plants (Zingiberaceae) and their major compounds against Sitophilus zeamais, Tribolium castaneum and two parasitoids. Journal of Stored Products Research 47, 222-230. doi:10.1016/j.jspr.2011.03.002.

2010

Abdelghany, A.Y., Awadalla, S.S., Abdel-Baky, N.F., El-Syrafi, H.A., Fields, P.G., 2010. The effect of high and low temperatures on the drugstore beetle, Stegobium paniceum (L.) (Coleoptera: Anobiidae). Journal of Economic Entomology 103: 1909-1914. doi: 10.1603/EC10054.

Fields, P., Woods, S.M., Taylor, W., 2010. Triterpenoid saponins synergize insecticidal pea peptides: Effect on feeding and survival of the rice weevil, Sitophilus oryzae. The Canadian Entomologist. 142: 501–512. doi: 10.4039/n10-024

Abdelghany, A.Y., Awadalla, S.S., Abdel-Baky, N.F., El-Syrafi, H.A., Fields, P.G., 2010. Stored-product insects in botanical warehouses. Journal of Stored Products Research 46, 93-97. doi:10.1016/j.jspr.2009.11.001.

Fenn, D, Lukow, OM, Humphreys, G, Fields, PG, Boye, JI. 2010. Wheat-Legume Composite Flour Quality. International Journal of Food Properties 13: 381-393. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10942910802571729

Wijayaratne, L.K.W., Fields, P., 2010. Effect of methoprene on the heat tolerance and cold tolerance of Tribolium castaneum (Herbst) (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Journal of Stored Products Research 46, 166-173 doi:10.1016/j.jspr.2010.04.001

2009
Wang, F, Jayas, DS, White, NDG., Fields, PG. 2009. Combined effect of carbon monoxide mixed with carbon dioxide in air on the mortality of stored-grain insects. Journal of Stored Products Research. 45: 247-253. DOI: 10.1016/j.jspr.2009.04.004

2007
Taylor WG, Fields PG, Sutherland DH. 2007. Fractionation of lentil seeds (Lens culinaris Medik.) for insecticidal and flavonol tetraglycoside components.Journal

 of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 55: 5491-5498.


Omar, S, Marcotte, M, Fields, PG, Sanchez, PE, Poveda, L, Matta, R, Jimenez, A, Durst, T, Zhang, J, Mackinnon, S, Leaman, D, Arnason, JT, Philogene, BJR.  2007. Antifeedant activities of terpenoids isolated from tropical Rutales.  J. Stored Prod. Res. 43:92-96.

Jian, F, Jayas, D, White, NDG, Fields, PG. 2007. A distributed-delay model to predict ageing and survival rates of adults of Cryptolestes ferrugineus (Stephens) (Coleoptera: Laemophloeidae) in granaries filled with wheat. Ecological Modelling.200:412-420.

2006
Hou, X, Taylor, WG and Fields, PG, 2006. Effect of pea flour and pea flour extracts on Sitophilus oryzae. Can. Ent. 138: 95-103.

Fields PG. 2006. Effect of Pisum sativum fractions on the mortality and progeny production of nine stored grain insects. Journal of Stored Product Research. 42:86-96.

2005
Turnock WJ and Fields PG. 2005. Winter climates and coldhardiness in terrestrial insects. Eur. J. Entomol. 102:561-576.

Mostafa, AM, Fields, PG, Holliday, NJ. 2005. Effect of temperature and relative humdity on the cellular defense response of Ephestia kuehniella larvae fed Bacillus thuringiensis. J. Invert. Path. 90:79-84.

2004           
Taylor WG, Fields PG, Sutherland DH. 2004. Insecticidal components from field pea extracts: Soyasaponins and lysolecithins. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 52: 7484 -7490.

Taylor WG, Fields PG, Elder JL. 2004. Insecticidal components from field pea extracts: Isolation and separation of peptide mixtures related to pea albumin 1b. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 52: 7491 - 7498.

Taylor WG, Sutherland DH, Olson DJH, Ross ARS, Fields PG. 2004. Insecticidal components from field pea extracts: Sequences of some variants of pea albumin 1b. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 52. 7499 - 7506.

Hou, X, Fields, PG and Taylor, W.  2004.  Combination of protein-rich pea flour and pea extract with insecticides and enzyme inhibitors for control of stored-product beetles.  Can. Entomol.136: 581-590.

Hou, X, Fields, PG and Taylor, W.  2004.  The effect of repellents on penetration into packaging by stored-product insects.  J. Stored Prod. Res. 40:47-54.

Hou, X, Fields, PG, Flinn, P, Perez-Mendoza, J and Baker, J.  2004. Control of stored-product beetles with combinations of protein-rich pea flour and parasitoids.  Environ. Entomol. 33: 671-680

2003
Hou, X and Fields, PG.  2003.  Granary trial of protein-enriched pea flour for the control of three stored-product insects in barley.  J. Econ. Entomol. 96: 1005-1015.

Hou, X and Fields, PG.  2003.  Effectiveness of protein-enriched pea flour for the control of stored-product beetles.  Ent. Exp. Appl. 108:125-131.

Fixon-Owoo, S, Levaseur, F, Williams, K, Sabado, TN, Lowe, M, Klose, M, Mercier, AJ, Fields, P and Atkinson, J.  2003.  Preparation and biological assessment of hydroxcinnamic acid amides of polyamines.  Phytochemistry 63: 315-334.

2002
Dowdy, A and Fields, PG.  2002.  Heat combined with diatomaceous earth to control the confused flour beetle (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) in flour mills.  J. Stored Prod. Res. 38:11-21.

Mohan, S and Fields, PG.  2002.  A simple technique to assess compounds that are repellant or attractive to stored-product insects.  J. Stored Prod. Res. 38:23-31.

2001
Fields, PG, Xie, YS and Hou, X.  2001.  Repellent effect of pea (Pisum sativum) fractions against stored-product insects.  J. Stored Prod. Res. 37:359-370.

Hou, X, Fields, PG and Galloway T.  2001.  Cold-hardiness of the black carpet beetle larvae.  Can. Entomol. 133:325-327.

Riguax, M, Haubruge, E and Fields, PG.  2001.  Mechanisms for tolerance to diatomaceous earth between strains of Tribolium castaneum.  Ent. Exp. Appl. 101:33-39.

2000
Fields, PG and Korunic, Z.  2000.  Diatomaceous earth to control Cryptolestes ferrugineus (Coleoptera: Cucujidae) in stored barley in farm granaries.  Can. Entomol. 132:247-258.

Fields, PG and Korunic, Z.  2000.  The effect of grain moisture content and temperature on the efficacy of diatomaceous earths from different geographical locations against stored-product beetles.  J. Stored Prod. Res. 36:1-13.

White, NDG, Demianyk, CJ and Fields, PG.  2000.  Effects of red versus white wheat bran on rate of growth and feeding of stored product beetles.  Can. J. Plant Sci. 80:661-663.

1999-1984
Sreenarayanan, VV, White, NDG, Fields, PG, Korunic, Z and Jayas, DS.  1999.  Combination of carbon dioxide and diatomaceous earth for control of Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) and Cryptolestes ferrugineus (Coleoptera: Cucujidae).  J. App. Zool. Res. 10:81-88.

Fields, PG, Fleurat-Lessard, F, Lavenseau, L, Febvay, G, Peypelut, L and Bonnot, G.  1998.  The effect of cold acclimation and deacclimation on cold tolerance, trehalose and free amino acid levels in Sitophilus granarius and Cryptolestes ferrugineus (Coleoptera).  J. Insect Physiol. 44:955-965.

Korunic, Z, Cenkowski, S and Fields, PG.  1998.  Grain bulk density as affected by diatomaceous earth and application method.  Postharvest Biol. Tech. 13:81-89.

Fields, PG and White, NDG.  1997.  Survival and multiplication of stored-product beetles at simulated and actual winter temperatures.  Can. Entomol. 129:887-898.
Cofie-Agblor, R, Muir, WE, Sinha, RN and Fields, PG.  1996.  Heat production by adult Cryptolestes ferrugineus of different ages and densities.  Postharvest Biol. Technol. 7:371-380.

Korunic, Z, Fields, PG, Kovacs, MIP, Noll, JS, Lukow, OM, Demianyk, CJ and Shibley, KJ.  1996.  The effect of diatomaceous earth on grain quality.  Postharvest Biol. Technol. 9:373-387.

Xie, YS, Bodnaryk, RP and Fields, PG.  1996.  A rapid and simple flour disk bioassay for testing substances active against stored-product insects.  Can. Entomol. 128:865-875.

Fields, PG, Pouleur, S and Richard, S.  1995.  The effect of high temperature storage on the capacity of an ice-nucleating-active bacterium and fungus to reduce insect cold-tolerance.  Can. Entomol. 127:33-40.

Xie, YS, Fields, PG and Isman, MB.  1995.  Repellency and toxicity of azadirachtin and neem to three stored-product insects.  J. Econ. Entomol. 88:1024-1031.

Xie, YS, Fields, PG, Isman, MB, Chen, WK and Zhang, X.  1995.  Insecticidal activity of Melia toosendan extracts and toosendanin against three stored-product insects.  J. Stored Prod. Res. 31:259-265.

Fields, PG, Van Loon, J,  Dolinski, M, Harris, L and Burkholder, WE.  1993.  The distribution of Rhyzopertha dominica in western Canada.  Can. Entomol. 125:317-328.

Fields, PG.  1992.  Reduction of cold-tolerance of stored-product insects by ice-nucleating-active bacteria.  Environ. Entomol. 22:470-476.

Fields, PG.  1992.  The use of environmental extremes to control stored-product insects and mites.  J. Stored Prod. Res. 28:89-118.

Fields, PG, Arnason, JT and Philogene, BJR.  1991.  Photoactivated insecticides from plants and adapted insects.  Mem. Can. Entomol. 159:29-38.

Aucoin, RR, Fields, PG, Lewis, MA, Philogene, BJR and Arnason, JT.  1990.  The protective effect of antioxidants to a photosensitive insect herbivore, Manducta sexta.  J. Chem. Ecol. 16:2913-2924.

Fields, PG, Arnason, JT and Fulcher, RG.  1990.  The spectral properties of Hypericum perforatum leaves:  The implications for its photoactivated defences.  Can. J. Bot. 68:1166-1170.

Fields, PG, Arnason, JT and Philogene, BJR.  1990.  The behavioural and physical adaptations of three insects that feed on the phototoxic plant Hypericum perforatum.  Can. J. Zool. 68:339-346.

White, NDG, Arbogast, RT, Fields, PG, Hillman, RC, Loschiavo, SR, Subramanyam, Bh, Throne, JE and Wright, VF.  1990.  The development and use of pitfall and probe traps for capturing insects in stored grain.  J. Kansas Entomol. Soc. 63:506-525.

Fields, PG and McNeil, JN.  1988.  Characteristics of the larval diapause of Ctenucha virginica (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae).  J. Insect Physiol. 34:111-115.

Fields, PG and McNeil, JN.  1988.  The cold-hardiness of Ctenucha virginica (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae) larvae: A freeze tolerant species.  J. Insect Physiol. 34:269-277.

Fields, PG and McNeil, JN.  1988.  The importance of seasonal variation in hair colouration for the thermoregulation of Ctenucha virginica larvae (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae).  Physiol. Entomol. 13:165-175.

Fields, PG, Arnason, JT and Philogene, BJR.  1988.  The distribution of Chrysolina spp. (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) in eastern Ontario, 18 years after their initial release.  Can. Entomol. 120:937-938.

Fields, PG and McNeil, JN.  1986.  Possible dual cold-hardiness strategies in Cisseps fulvicollis (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae).  Can. Entomol. 118:1309-1311.

McNeil, JN and Fields, PG.  1985.  Seasonal diapause development and diapause termination in the European skipper, Thymelicus lineola (Ochs.).  J. Insect Physiol. 31:467-470.

Fields, PG and McNeil, JN.  1984.  The overwintering potential of true armyworm, Pseudaletia unipuncta (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), populations in Quebec. Can. Entomol. 116:1647-1652.

 

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Reviews



Fields, P.G., Subramanyam, B., Hulasare, R., 2011. Extreme temperatures. pp. 174-190. In: Stored Product Protection (Eds. Hagstrum, D., Phillips, T., Cuperus, G.), Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, USA.

Beckett, SJ, Fields, PG, Subramanyam Bh. Disinfestation of stored products and associated structures using thermal energy. pp 182-237. In: Heat Treatments for Postharvest Pest Control: Theory and Practice (Eds. J Tang, J, Mitcham, E, Wang, S and S Lurie S). CABI International, Wallingford, UK. 2007.

Fields, PG. 2006. Alternatives to chemical control of stored-product insects in temperate regions. Pp. 653-662. Editors: Lorini I, Bacaltchuk, B, Beckel, H, Deckers, D, Sundfeld, E, dos Santos, JP, Biagi, JD, Celaro, JC, Faroni, LR, Bortolini, LOF, Sartori, MR, Elias, MC, Guedes, RNC, Fonseca, RG, and Scussel, VM., In Proc. Ninth Int. Work. Conf. Stored-Prod. Prot., Campinas, Brazil.

Taylor, WG and Fields, PG. Isolation and identification of an insecticidal soyasaponin from field pea extracts. In Natural Products for Pest Management. (Eds. Rimando, AM and Duke, SO.), American Chemical Society, (in press).

Turnock, WJ, Fields, PG. 2005.  Winter climates and coldhardiness in terrestrial insects. Eur. J. Entomol. 102: 561–576

White, NDG, Fields, PG, Timlick, B. 2005. Farm-stored grain and warehouses. Western Committee on Crop Protection. 8 pp.

Fields, PG and Korunic, Z.  2002.  Post-harvest insect control with inert dusts.  Pp. 650-653.  In: Dekker Encyclopedia of Pest Management.  (Ed. Pimentel, D).  Marcel Dekker, Inc., New York.

Fields, PG and White, NDG.  2002.  Alternatives to methyl bromide treatments for stored product and quarantine insects.  Ann. Rev. Entomol. 47:331-359.

Fields, PG.  2001.  Control of stored product insects: Low Temperature.  Pp. 95-107.  In: Physical control in plant protection.  (Eds. Vincent, C, Panneton, B and Fleurat-Lessard, F).  Springer-Verlag, Berlin.

Fields, PG, Korunic, Z and Fleurat-Lessard, F.  2001.  Control of stored product insects: Inert dusts and mechanical means.  Pp. 248-257.  In: Physical control in plant protection.  (Eds. Vincent, C, Panneton, B and Fleurat-Lessard, F).  Springer-Verlag
, Berlin.

Fields, PG.  2000.  Contrôle des insectes dans la post-récolte: Basses Températures. Pp 95-110.  In: La lutte physique en phytoprotection.  (Eds. Vincent, C,  Panneton, B  and Fleurat-Lessard, F).  Éditons de l’INRA, Paris.

Fields, PG, Korunic, Z and Fleurat-Lessard, F.  2000.  Contrôle des insectes dans la post-récolte: Poudres desséchantes et chocs mécaniques. Pp 265-276. In: La lutte physique en phytoprotection.  (Eds. Vincent, C, Panneton, B and Fleurat-Lessard, F). 
Éditons de l’INRA, Paris.

Banks, HJ and Fields, PG.  1995.  Physical methods for insect control in stored grain.  Pp. 353-409.  In: Stored Grain Ecosystems.  (Eds. Jayas, DS, White, NDG, Muir, WE and Sinha, RN).  Marcel Dekker, Inc., New York.

Fields, PG and Muir, WE.  1995.  Physical Control.  Pp. 195-221.  In: Management of insects in stored products.  (Eds. Subramanyam, Bh and Hagstrum, DW).  Marcel-Dekker, Inc., New York.

 

 

 

Patents

Taylor, WG, Fields, PG and Sutherland, DH. Insecticidal extract from legume plants and method of preparing the same. 2012 USA Patent  8,101,408.

Bodnaryk, R, Fields, PG, Xie, Y and Fulcher, K.  1999.  Insecticidal factor from field peas.  USA Patent 5,955,082.

Korunic, Z and Fields, PG.  1998.  Diatomaceous earth insecticidal composition.  USA Patent 5,773,017

 

 

Reports

Evaluation of Alternatives to Methyl Bromide for Use in Structural Fumigation of Canadian Pasta Manufacturing Facilities 2007/2008

Comparative Evaluation of Intensive Pest Management, Heat Treatments and Fumigants As Alternatives to Methyl Bromide for
Control of Stored Product Pests In Canadian Flour Mills. Canadian National Millers Association.
Full report, Appendix on efficacy only.

Fields, P.G. 2004. Comparative Evaluation of Heat Treatment Technologies as Alternatives to Methyl bromide Fumigation for Control of Stored-Product Pests in Canadian Grain Milling Facilities: Efficacy Assessment Report. Canadian National Milling Association Report to  Canadian Adaptation and Rural Development Fund.

Fleurat-Lessard, F, Fields, PG and Le Torc'h, JM.  1996.  Methyl Bromide Alternatives: A European Perspective.

Fields PG and Jones S.  1999.  Alternatives to Methyl Bromide Fumigation of Empty Ship Holds.

Fields, PG, Dowdy, A and Marcotte, M.  1997.  Heat Plus Diatomaceous Earth Treatment For Stored-Product Insect Management in Flour Mills.
 

Fields, PG and Hou X.  2001.  Natural Insecticides Derived from Peas.  Submitted to ARDI

 

 

Conference Proceedings and Presentations

2012

Fields, P.G., 2012. Novel fumigants and heat treatments for flour mills, in: S., N., Banks, H., J., Jayas, D.S., Bell, C.H., Noyes, R.T., Ferizli, A.G., M., E., Isikber, A., Alagusundaram, K. (Eds.), Proceedings of the Ninth International Controlled Atmosphere and Fumigation in Stored Products. ARBER Professional Congress Services, Antalya, Turkey, pp. 333-344.

Fields, P.G., 2012. Comparison of efficacy of methyl bromide and sulfuryl fluoride fumigations in Canadian pasta plants, in: S., N., Banks, H., J., Jayas, D.S., Bell, C.H., Noyes, R.T., Ferizli, A.G., M., E., Isikber, A., Alagusundaram, K. (Eds.), Proceedings of the Ninth International Controlled Atmosphere and Fumigation in Stored Products. ARBER Professional Congress Services, Antalya, Turkey, pp. 215-221.

Elliott, B., Bousquet, Y., Timlick, B., White, N., Fields, P.G., 2012. Visual identification guide for stored-product beetles, in: S., N., Banks, H., J., Jayas, D.S., Bell, C.H., Noyes, R.T., Ferizli, A.G., M., E., Isikber, A., Alagusundaram, K. (Eds.), Proceedings of the Ninth International Controlled Atmosphere and Fumigation in Stored Products. ARBER Professional Congress Services, Antalya, Turkey, pp. 734-736.

2010

Fields, P.G. 2010. The comparison of methyl bromide, heat, sufuryl fluoride and phosphine combined with heat and carbon dioxide to control insects in Canadian flour mills. In Kournic, Z.  (Ed) Proceedings of 22nd  Scientific and Educational Seminar: Disinfectioni, disinfestations and deratization and protection of Stored Agricultural Products, 24-26 April 2010, Pula, Croatia, Korunic D.O.O., Zagreb, Croatia, pp 289-303.


Abdelghany, A.Y., S.S. Awadalla, N.F. Abdel-Baky, H.A. EL-Syrafi, and P.G. Fields, . 2010. The control of the drugstore beetle, Stegobium paniceum (Coleoptera: Anobiidae) with high and low temperatures. . In: Carvalho, O.M., Fields, P.G., Adler, C.S., Arthur, F.H., Athanassiou, C.G., Campbell, J.F., Fleurat-Lessard, F., Flinn, P.W., Hodges, R.J., Isikber, A.A., Navarro, S., Noyes, R.T., Riudavets, J., Sinha, K.K., Thorpe, G.R., Timlick, B.H., Trematerra, P., White, N.D.G. (Eds), Proceedings of the 10th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection, 27 June - 2 July, 2010, Estoril, Protugal, Julius-Kühn-Archiv,  pp. 674-675.

Fields, P., Timlick, B., 2010. The effect of diapause, cold acclimation and ice-nucleating bacteria on the cold-hardiness of Plodia interpunctella. In: Carvalho, O.M., Fields, P.G., Adler, C.S., Arthur, F.H., Athanassiou, C.G., Campbell, J.F., Fleurat-Lessard, F., Flinn, P.W., Hodges, R.J., Isikber, A.A., Navarro, S., Noyes, R.T., Riudavets, J., Sinha, K.K., Thorpe, G.R., Timlick, B.H., Trematerra, P., White, N.D.G. (Eds), Proceedings of the10th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection, 27 June - 2 July, 2010, Estoril, Protugal, Julius-Kühn-Archiv, Berlin, Germany, pp. 650-656.

Hulasare, R., Subramanyam, B., Fields, P.G., Abdelghany, A.Y., 2010. Heat treatment of storage structures, warehouses, and food-processing facilities. In: Carvalho, O.M., Fields, P.G., Adler, C.S., Arthur, F.H., Athanassiou, C.G., Campbell, J.F., Fleurat-Lessard, F., Flinn, P.W., Hodges, R.J., Isikber, A.A., Navarro, S., Noyes, R.T., Riudavets, J., Sinha, K.K., Thorpe, G.R., Timlick, B.H., Trematerra, P., White, N.D.G. (Eds), Proceedings of the10th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection, 27 June - 2 July, 2010, Estoril, Portugal.

Jian, F., Jayas, D., Fields, P., Abdelghany, A.Y., 2010. Comparison of Five Developed Models to Predict Survival Rates of Young Larvae of Stegobium aniceum (L.) (Coleoptera: Anobiidae) Under Heat Treated Temperatures. In: Carvalho, O.M., Fields, P.G., Adler, C.S., Arthur, F.H., Athanassiou, C.G., Campbell, J.F., Fleurat-Lessard, F., Flinn, P.W., Hodges, R.J., Isikber, A.A., Navarro, S., Noyes, R.T., Riudavets, J., Sinha, K.K., Thorpe, G.R., Timlick, B.H., Trematerra, P., White, N.D.G. (Eds), Proceedings of the10th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection, 27 June - 2 July, 2010, Estoril, Portugal, Julius-Kühn-Archiv, Berlin, Germany.

Suthisut, D., Fields, P.G., Chandrapatya, A., 2010. Biological activity of essential oils of Alpinia conchigera rhizome against Sitophilus zeamais and Tribolium castaneum. In: Carvalho, O.M., Fields, P.G., Adler, C.S., Arthur, F.H., Athanassiou, C.G., Campbell, J.F., Fleurat-Lessard, F., Flinn, P.W., Hodges, R.J., Isikber, A.A., Navarro, S., Noyes, R.T., Riudavets, J., Sinha, K.K., Thorpe, G.R., Timlick, B.H., Trematerra, P., White, N.D.G. (Eds), Proceedings of the10th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection, 27 June - 2 July, 2010, Estoril, Protugal, Julius-Kühn-Archiv, Berlin, Germany, pp. 745-747.

Timlick, B., Fields, P., 2010. A comparison of the effect of two diatomaceous earth formulations on Plodia interpunctella(Hübner) and the effect of different commodities on diatomaceous earth efficacy. In: Carvalho, O.M., Fields, P.G., Adler, C.S., Arthur, F.H., Athanassiou, C.G., Campbell, J.F., Fleurat-Lessard, F., Flinn, P.W., Hodges, R.J., Isikber, A.A., Navarro, S., Noyes, R.T., Riudavets, J., Sinha, K.K., Thorpe, G.R., Timlick, B.H., Trematerra, P., White, N.D.G. (Eds), Proceedings of the10th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection, 27 June - 2 July, 2010, Estoril, Protugal, Julius-Kühn-Archiv, Berlin, Germany, pp. 839-843.

Wijayaratne, L.K.W., Fields, P.G., 2010. Effects of methoprene on extreme temperature tolerance and reproduction of Tribolium castaneum (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). In: Carvalho, O.M., Fields, P.G., Adler, C.S., Arthur, F.H., Athanassiou, C.G., Campbell, J.F., Fleurat-Lessard, F., Flinn, P.W., Hodges, R.J., Isikber, A.A., Navarro, S., Noyes, R.T., Riudavets, J., Sinha, K.K., Thorpe, G.R., Timlick, B.H., Trematerra, P., White, N.D.G. (Eds), Proceedings of the10th International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection, 27 June - 2 July, 2010, Estoril, Protugal, Julius-Kühn-Archiv, Berlin, Germany, pp. 944.

2008
Fields, PG, and White NDG. 2008. Avoid surprises at delivery: Good grain storage practices. Agronomy Update, Red Deer, Alberta, pp 129-135. Text

2006
Korunic, Z, and Fields, PG. 2006 Susceptiblity of three species of Sitophilus to diatomaceous earth. Pp. 681-686. Editors: Lorini I, Bacaltchuk, B, Beckel, H, Deckers, D, Sundfeld, E, dos Santos, JP, Biagi, JD, Celaro, JC, Faroni, LR, Bortolini, LOF, Sartori, MR, Elias, MC, Guedes, RNC, Fonseca, RG, and Scussel, VM., In Proc. Ninth Int. Work. Conf. Stored-Prod. Prot., Campinas, Brazil. Text

2005
Konemann, C, Phillips, TW and Fields, PG. 2005. Evaluating a female attractant for the Indianmeal moth (Lepidoptera; Pyralidae): A laboratory and field trial. Entomological Society of America. Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Poster.

2004
Fields, PG, Neven LG, Johnson J. 2004. Practical alternatives to methyl bromide for use as quarantine and pre-shipment treatments in North America. In Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Alternatives to Methyl Bromide, Lisbon, Portugal, Batchelor T. and Alfarroba F. (Eds.) pp. 119-122.Text,  PowerPoint Presentation 1600 KB

Taylor, WG, Olson, DJH, Sutherland, D, Ross  ARS and  Fields, PG. 2004.  Sequencing of pea albumin 1b-related insecticidal peptides using peptidase digestion and MALDI time of flight MS.  Proceedings of the 52nd ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, Nashville, Tennessee, 2 pp.

2003
Fields, PG.  2003.  The use of Trichogramma in warehouses to control Plodia interpunctella (Indianmeal moth).  In Proc. Entomol. Soc. Manitoba (in press).

2002
Fields, PG.  2002.  Laboratory selection for resistance to diatomaceous earth.  Entomol. Soc. Canada.

Fields, PG.  2002.  Laboratory selection for resistance to diatomaceous earth.  Pp. 776-778.  In Proc. Eighth Int. Work. Conf. Stored-Prod. Prot.  York, England.  Poster, Error! Hyperlink reference not valid..

Fields, PG, Allen, S, Korunic, Z, McLaughlin, A and Stathers, T.  2002.  Standardized testing for diatomaceous earth.  Pp. 779-784.  In Proc. Eighth Int. Work. Conf. Stored-Prod. Prot.  York, England.  Poster, Draft paper.

Fields, PG, Fournier, F and Schöller, M.  2002.  Trichogramma to control Indianmeal moth.  Entomol. Soc. Canada.

Hou, X and Fields, P.  2002.  Control of stored-product insects with pea protein flour and parasitoids.  Entomol. Soc. Canada.

Hou, X and Fields, PG.  2002. 
La protéine de pois en farine et les parasitoVdes dans la lutte contre les insectes des denrées stockées.  Conférence Internationale Francophone d'Entomologie.

Hou, X, Fields, PG, Flinn, P, Perez-Mendoza, J and Baker, J. 
2002.  Control of stored-product insects with pea protein flour and parasitoids.  Pp. 603-607.  In Proc. Eighth Int. Work. Conf. Stored-Prod. Prot.  York, England.  Draft paper

Schöller, M and Fields, PG.  2002.  Screening of North American species of Trichogramma Westwood (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) for control of the Indian mealmoth, Plodia interpunctella (Hübner) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae).  Pp. 233-237.  In Proc. Eighth Int. Work. Conf. Stored-Prod. Prot.  York, England.  Poster 460 KB, Draft paper.

2001
Fields, PG and White, NDG.  2001.  Stored-grain insect management.  Proc. Man. Agronomists Conf., pp. 137-144.

Hou, X, Fields, PG, Flinn, P, Perez-Mendoza, J and Baker, J.  2001.  Pea protein combined with parasitoids to control stored-product insects.  Proc. Entomol. Soc. Manitoba, (in press).  Abstract, Poster

Hou, X, Fields, PG, Flinn, P, Perez-Mendoza, J and Baker, J.  2001.  Pea protein combined with parasitoids to control stored-product insects.  Pp. 129-133.  In Proc. Ann. Int. Res. Conf. Methyl Bromide Alternatives and Emission Reductions.  San Diego, USA.  Abstract, Poster
 
Taylor, WG, Olson, DJH, Sutherland, DH, Ross, ARS and Fields, PG.  2001.  Differentiating 3788 Da Isoforms of Pea Albumin by Peptidase Digestion, MALDI-TOF MS and PSD Sequencing.  Amer. Soc. Mass Spectrometry.

2000
Fields, PG and Fleurat-Lessard, F.  2000.  Low temperature to control stored-product insects.  Pp. 986.  In Proc. XXI Inter. Congr. Ent.  (Ed. Gazzoni, DL), Brazil.

Fields, PG and Korunic, Z.  2000.  Diatomaceous earth to control stored-product insects.  Pp. 1013.  In Proc. XXI Inter. Congr. Ent.  (Ed. Gazzoni, DL), Brazil.

Fields, PG, Mohan, S and Suresh, S.  2000.  Natural products to repel stored grain insects.  Proc. Entomol. Soc. Manitoba, 56:14.

Fields, PG, White, NDG, Mani, D, Jayas, DS, Mann DD and Muir, WE.  2000.  Canadian grain storage CD-ROM.  Pp. 1020.  In Proc. XXI Inter. Congr. Ent.  (Ed. Gazzoni, DL), Brazil.

Hou, X and Fields, PG.  2000.  Laboratory and granary trials using pea protein to control stored-product insects.  Pp. 1030.  In Proc. XXI Inter. Congr. Ent.  (Ed. Gazzoni, DL), Brazil.

Haubruge, E, Riguax, M, Arnaud, L, Gaspar, C and Fields, P. 
2000.  Mis en évidence de la tolérance de Tribolium castaneum B l’égard d’une formulation B base de terre de diatomées.  In Work. Group Integrated Prot. Stored-Prod.  (Eds. Alder, C and Schöller, M).  Bull. Int. Org. Biol. Control 23:233-236.

Mohan, S and Fields, PG.  2000.  Natural product repellants or attractants: part of a solution to control stored-product insects.  Pp. 1024.  In Proc. XXI Inter. Congr. Ent.  (Ed. Gazzoni, DL), Brazil.

1999-1990
Fields, PG.  1999.  Alternatives to methyl bromide fumigation of empty ship holds.  Proc. Entomol. Soc. Manitoba, p. 55:38.

Fields, PG and Jones, S.  1999.  Efficacy of three fumigant methods for empty ship holds against stored-product insect adult and eggs.  Pp. 58-1, 58-3.  In Proc. Ann. Int. Res. Conf. Methyl Bromide Alternatives and Emission Reductions.  Orlando, USA.

Fields, P, Korunic, Z, Riguax, M and Haubruge, E.  1999.  The use of enhanced diatomaceous earth to control stored-product insects.  Entomol. Soc. Canada, p. 41.

Hou, X and Fields, PG.  1999.  The efficacy of pea protein on the control of stored-product insects.  Entomol. Soc. of Canada, p. 48.

Hou, X and Fields, PG.  1999.  The efficacy of pea protein on the control of stored-product insects.  Proc. Entomol. Soc. Manitoba, 55:44.

Dowdy, A and Fields, P.  1998.  Heat plus diatomaceous earth treatment for stored product insect management in flour mills.  Pp. 71.1-72.3.  In Proc. Ann. Int. Res. Conf. Methyl Bromide Alternatives and Emission Reductions.  Orlando, USA.

Fields, PG.  1998.  Diatomaceous earth: Advantages and limitations.  Pp. 781-784.  In Proc. Seventh Int. Work. Conf. Stored-Prod. Prot.  (Eds. Zuxun, J, Quan, L, Yongsheng, L, Xianchang, T and Lianghua, G).  Sichuan Publishing House of Science and Technology, Chengdu.

Fields, PG and Maier, D.  1998.  Internet resources for stored-product protection.  Pp. 1881-1883.  In Proc. Seventh Int. Work. Conf. Stored-Prod. Prot.  (Eds. Zuxun, J, Quan, L, Yongsheng, L, Xianchang, T and Lianghua, G).  Sichuan Publishing House of Science and Technology, Chengdu.

Fields, PG, Fleurat-Lessard, F and Le Torc’h, J.  1998.  Methyl bromide alternatives for structure disinfesation: A European perspective.  Pp. 72.1-72.3.  In Proc. Ann. Int. Res. Conf. Methyl Bromide Alternatives and Emission Reductions.  Orlando, USA.  

Korunic, Z and Fields, P.  1998.  The effect of grain moisture content and temperature on the efficacy of six diatomaceous earths against three stored-product beetles.  Pp. 790-795.  In Proc. Seventh Int. Work. Conf. Stored-Prod. Prot.  (Eds. Zuxun, J, Quan, L, Yongsheng, L, Xianchang, T and Lianghua, G).  Sichuan Publishing House of Science and Technology, Chengdu.

Jayas, DS, Muir, WE, White, NDG and Fields, PG.  1995.  Nonchemical control of pests in stored-grain ecosystems: A summary of research in Manitoba.  ASAE Paper 95-6128, Am. Soc. Agric. Eng.,St. Joseph, MI.

Banks, HJ and Fields, PG.  1994.  Physical methods for insect control in stored grain.  Int. Sym. Stored-Grain Ecosystems, Winnipeg.  (Eds. Jayas, DG, White, NDG, Muir, WE and Sinha, RN).

Fields, PG and Phillips, TW.  1994.  The distribution and PCR-based fingerprints of Rhyzopertha dominica (F.) in Canada.  Pp. 517-522.  In Proc. Sixth Int. Work. Conf. on Stored-Prod. Prot., Canberra.

White, NDG, Fields, PG, Demianyk, C, Jayas, DS and Muir, WE.  1994.  Canadian research on methyl bromide alternatives in post-harvest grain and structural treatments.  Pp. 53.1-53.4.  In Proc. Ann. Int. Res. Conf. Methyl Bromide Alternatives and Emission Reductions.  Orlando, USA.

Fields, PG.  1992.  The detection of stored-product insects.  Manitoba Agri-forum, Winnipeg.

Fields, PG.  1990.  The cold-hardiness of Cryptolestes ferrugineus and the use of ice nucleating-active bacteria as a cold-synergist.  Pp. 1183-1190.  Proc. Fifth Int. Work. Conf. on Stored-Prod. Prot., Bordeaux.  (Eds. Fleurat-Lessard, F and Ducom, P).



    

 

 

Links


Canadian Grain Commission Grain Storage, Winnipeg, Canada

USDA ARS Stored Product Insect Research Unit, Manhattan, KS, USA

International Working Conference on Stored Product Protection Provides list of papers and some electronic papers

Controlled Atmosphere and Fumigation Provides list of papers and some electronic papers from conferences

US Armed Forces Pest Management Board Extensive list of publications on grain storage, providing electronic papers

Plant Biosecurity, Australia

Western Australia Grain Storage Publications

Information Network on Post-Harvest Operations, FAO, Rome, Italy

FAO: Prevention of post-harvest food losses: A training manual

FAO: Grain storage techniques: Evolution and trends in developing countries

Stored Product Protection Electronic book on grain storage

Subramanyam Bhadriraju's Lab, Dept. Grain Science and Industry, KSU, Manhattan, KS, USA

Journal of Stored Product Research

Methyl Bromide Techincal Options Committee Reports

List of 22,000 stored product citations with abstracts from Paul Fields' reference database

 

 

Contact Details

Paul Fields
Research Scientist
Cereal Research Centre
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Telephone: 204-983-1468
Facsimile: 204-983-4604
195 Dafoe Rd.
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