October 5, 2022 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
2406A Memorial Student Center

Learning About the Beauty of Colombia, and the Insect Pests!
Jaclyn Martin is a PhD candidate in Texas A&M’s Department of Entomology. She traveled to the International Center for Tropical Agriculture in Cali, Colombia to study insect pests in rice agriculture, specifically the rice delphacid. This insect is native to Latin America and is a planthopper that feeds on rice and transmits a virus to rice plants.