Kyle Akred

Kyle Akred
Graduate Student
Wooster Science Building
Degree Information: 
Integrative Biology, Michigan State University, 2020
Field Crop Entomology

Kyle joined the Ag Insects team as an MS student in August 2020 after earning a BS in integrative biology from Michigan State University. While at MSU, Kyle gained interest and experience working with insect pest management as an undergraduate research assistant in Dr. Matthew Grieshop’s organic pest management lab. Currently, Kyle is investigating the Asiatic Garden Beetle (AGB), Maladera castanea,  with interest in expanding knowledge on this pest and developing management strategies against it.