Yong Biao Liu

Summary

Affiliation: Agricultural Research Service
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Efficacy of Nitric Oxide Fumigation for Controlling Codling Moth in Apples
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, Crop Improvement and Protection Unit, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    Insects 7:. 2016
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of Ultralow Oxygen and Vacuum Treatments on Bed Bug (Heteroptera: Cimicidae) Survival
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, 1636 E Alisal St, Salinas, CA 93905
    J Econ Entomol . 2016
  3. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide as a potent fumigant for postharvest pest control
    Yong Biao Liu
    Crop Improvement and Protection Unit, USDA ARS, 1636 East Alisal Street, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 106:2267-74. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of phosphine fumigation on survivorship of Epiphyas postvittana (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) eggs
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA Agricultural Research Service ARS, Crop Improvement and Protection Unit, 1636 East Alisal St, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 106:1613-8. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Oxygenated phosphine fumigation for control of Nasonovia ribisnigri (Homoptera: Aphididae) on harvested lettuce
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, 1636 E Alisal Street, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 105:810-6. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Oxygen enhances phosphine toxicity for postharvest pest control
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, Salinas, California 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 104:1455-61. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Ultralow oxygen treatment for control of Planococcus ficus (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) on grape benchgrafts
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, Crop Improvement and Protection Unit, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 103:272-6. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Low temperature phosphine fumigation for postharvest control of western flower thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) on lettuce, broccoli, asparagus, and strawberry
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, Crop Improvement and Protection Unit, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 101:1786-91. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Ultralow oxygen treatment for control of Latrodectus hesperus (Araneae: Theridiidae) on harvested table grapes
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, Crop Improvement and Protection Unit, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 101:1515-8. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Postharvest treatment of fresh fruit from California with methyl bromide for control of light brown apple moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae)
    Spencer S Walse
    USDA ARS, San Joaquin Valley Agricultural Sciences Center, 9611 S Riverbend Ave, Parlier, CA 93648, USA
    J Econ Entomol 106:1155-63. 2013

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Efficacy of Nitric Oxide Fumigation for Controlling Codling Moth in Apples
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, Crop Improvement and Protection Unit, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    Insects 7:. 2016
    ..This study demonstrated that NO fumigation was effective against codling moth and safe to apple quality, and therefore has potential to become a practical alternative to methyl bromide fumigation for control of codling moth in apples...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of Ultralow Oxygen and Vacuum Treatments on Bed Bug (Heteroptera: Cimicidae) Survival
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, 1636 E Alisal St, Salinas, CA 93905
    J Econ Entomol . 2016
    ..This study demonstrated that bed bugs were very susceptible to low oxygen stresses and ULO and vacuum treatments have potential to be used as effective and safe treatments to decontaminate bed bug-infested removable objects...
  3. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide as a potent fumigant for postharvest pest control
    Yong Biao Liu
    Crop Improvement and Protection Unit, USDA ARS, 1636 East Alisal Street, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 106:2267-74. 2013
    ..Rice weevil adults and eggs were effectively controlled with 1.0% nitric oxide in 24 and 48 h, respectively, at 25 degrees C. These results indicate that nitric oxide has potential as a fumigant for postharvest pest control...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of phosphine fumigation on survivorship of Epiphyas postvittana (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) eggs
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA Agricultural Research Service ARS, Crop Improvement and Protection Unit, 1636 East Alisal St, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 106:1613-8. 2013
    ..postvittana eggs treated, respectively, after 72 h of exposure. These results indicate the great potential of oxygenated phosphine fumigation for the control of E. postvittana eggs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Oxygenated phosphine fumigation for control of Nasonovia ribisnigri (Homoptera: Aphididae) on harvested lettuce
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, 1636 E Alisal Street, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 105:810-6. 2012
    ..This study demonstrated that oxygenated phosphine fumigation was more effective and less phytotoxic for controlling N. ribisnigri on harvested lettuce than regular phosphine fumigation and is promising for practical use...
  6. ncbi request reprint Oxygen enhances phosphine toxicity for postharvest pest control
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, Salinas, California 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 104:1455-61. 2011
    ..Oxygenated phosphine fumigations have marked potential to improve insecticidal efficacy. Advantages and limitations of oxygenated phosphine fumigation are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Ultralow oxygen treatment for control of Planococcus ficus (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) on grape benchgrafts
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, Crop Improvement and Protection Unit, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 103:272-6. 2010
    ..Results indicate that ULO treatments can be used to control P. ficus on dormant grape benchgrafts. The advantages of the ULO treatments are also discussed with respect to hot water treatments...
  8. ncbi request reprint Low temperature phosphine fumigation for postharvest control of western flower thrips (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) on lettuce, broccoli, asparagus, and strawberry
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, Crop Improvement and Protection Unit, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 101:1786-91. 2008
    ..Therefore, phosphine fumigation at low temperature was promising for postharvest control of western flower thrips on lettuce, broccoli, asparagus, and strawberry...
  9. ncbi request reprint Ultralow oxygen treatment for control of Latrodectus hesperus (Araneae: Theridiidae) on harvested table grapes
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, Crop Improvement and Protection Unit, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 101:1515-8. 2008
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  10. ncbi request reprint Postharvest treatment of fresh fruit from California with methyl bromide for control of light brown apple moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae)
    Spencer S Walse
    USDA ARS, San Joaquin Valley Agricultural Sciences Center, 9611 S Riverbend Ave, Parlier, CA 93648, USA
    J Econ Entomol 106:1155-63. 2013
    ..The model describes how to manipulate the applied MB dose, the load factor, and the load geometry for different types of packaged fresh fruit so that the resultant exposure is adequate for insect control...
  11. ncbi request reprint Ultralow oxygen treatment for postharvest control of Nasonovia ribisnigri (Homoptera: Aphididae) on iceberg lettuce
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, Crop Improvement and Protection Unit 1636 E Alisal Street, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 98:1899-904. 2005
    ..No negative impact on lettuce quality was detected after 2 wk of posttreatment storage. Therefore, the selected treatments have potential to be commercially developed for postharvest control of N. ribisnigri on iceberg lettuce...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of vacuum and controlled atmosphere treatments on insect mortality and lettuce quality
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, Crop Improvement and Protection Unit, 1636 E Alisal Street, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 96:1100-7. 2003
    ..None of the treatments had negative effects on visual quality of iceberg lettuce. Results from this study are encouraging and warrant further and large-scale research...
  13. ncbi request reprint Ultralow oxygen treatment for postharvest control of western flower thrips on broccoli
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, 1636 E Alisal Street, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 100:717-22. 2007
    ..The ULO treatment provided a safe and effective alternative to methyl bromide fumigation for postharvest control of western flower thrips on exported broccoli for industrial development...
  14. ncbi request reprint Responses of Nasonovia ribisnigri (Homoptera: Aphididae) to susceptible and resistant lettuce
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, U S Agricultural Research Station, 1636 E Alisal Street, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 99:972-8. 2006
    ..ribisnigri, indicating the great importance of this pest to lettuce production and the urgency in developing resistant lettuce cultivars to manage N. ribisnigri...
  15. ncbi request reprint Distribution and population development of Nasonovia ribisnigri (Homoptera: Aphididae) in iceberg lettuce
    Yong Biao Liu
    USDA ARS, Crop Improvement and Protection Unit, 1636 E Alisal Street, Salinas, CA 93905, USA
    J Econ Entomol 97:883-90. 2004
    ..Catches of N. ribisnigri alates on yellow sticky cards were significantly correlated with total numbers of alates as well as with total population sizes on individual lettuce plants...
  16. doi request reprint Oxygenated Phosphine Fumigation for Control of Light Brown Apple Moth (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) Eggs on Cut-Flowers
    Samuel S Liu
    USDA ARS, Crop Improvement and Protection Unit, 1636 E Alisal St, Salinas, CA
    J Econ Entomol 108:1630-6. 2015
    ..However, it may not be able to achieve the probit9 quarantine level of control and the treatment was safe to most of the cut flower species. ..