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North Dakota Wheat: Severe Cutworm Infestations in Southwest of State

North Dakota Wheat: Severe Cutworm Infestations in Southwest of State

👤By Janet Knodel, North Dakota State University 🕔Jun 5, 2017

Severe feeding injury and significant stand loss (several acres per field) from cutworms have been observed in canola, spring wheat, field peas and forages in southwest North Dakota this spring. The photographs emailed to me show that the army cutworm

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Army Cutworms Already Hitting Wheat and Canola – DTN

Army Cutworms Already Hitting Wheat and Canola – DTN

👤By Emily Unglesbee DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Mar 17, 2017

Farmers aren’t the only ones waiting to see how wheat comes out of dormancy this year. Army cutworms may also be lurking just beneath the surface, ready to eat newly green winter wheat.   Oklahoma State University entomologist Tom Royer

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Texas Crop Weather: Time to Scout Wheat for Insects

Texas Crop Weather: Time to Scout Wheat for Insects

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Mar 8, 2016

As temperatures warm up across the wheat regions of the state and the crop comes out of dormancy, a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service entomologist said it is time to begin scouting fields for insect pests. Dr. Ed Bynum, AgriLife

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