IR-4 Minor Use Biopesticide Priority Need Form
The IR-4 Biopesticide and Organic Support Program helps develop data to establish registrations of biopesticides in food crops, ornamentals and public health. We are in the process of preparing for a workshop and are seeking input regarding the prioritization of pest management needs The purpose of this form is to develop a list of priorities. Below to the right is a list of priorities we have received previously. Please nominate one or several of these or list a new priority below by utilizing the form.
1. What area of pest management is this for:

1a. Requestor
Name: *
Affiliation: *
Address: *
City: *
State: *
Zip: *
E-mail: *

2. Commodity
(one crop or crop group per form): *
Use Site (e.g., field, greenhouse, postharvest): *

2a. Organic
Is this request specifically for organic pest management?

3. Name of Pest/Problem: *
Damage caused: *

4. Why is this use needed (economic loss, lack of alternatives, etc.):  *

5. Availability of Supporting Data:
Phytotoxicity (P):
Efficacy (D):
Yield (Y):
Human Safety:
Send e-mail with attachments to Michael Braverman and William Barney after submission of this form.

Are you a research or extension scientist interested in conducting this research:

6. Suggested Biopesticide Product(s) (optional)
Active Ingredient (a.i.):
Trade name/Formulation:
Registrant (Manufacturer):
Type (Biochemical, Microbial, Biotechnology):
Rate per Application (lbs a.i. per acre or 1000 linear ft.):
Type of sprayers that may be used (e.g. fixed wing, ground boom sprayer, chemigation, air blast, ULV, granular spreader):
Range of Spray Volume (if applicable):
Crop Stage during Application:
Maximum Number of Applications:
Minimum Interval Between Applications:

Do you have an Additional Biopesticide Product to Evaluate for this Need:

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