Southeast Cotton: Insect Pressure Still on the Rise Aug 27, 2021
The Southeast is still seeing treatable amounts of insects across most fields and are anxiously awaiting crop maturity where the plant can withstand the bugs. After a late start for almost everyone, applications are still being made as September approaches. In fact, some areas are battling the highest pressures yet this season, making this an even longer growing season than normal.
The Southeast is continuing to treat stink bugs and bollworms while strategically trying to avoid flaring up other insects.
The Southeast is increasing efforts to control stink bugs as populations increase. As the cotton matures, it is crucial to prevent damage as it directly affects yield potential.
The Southeast is seeing a boom in stinkbugs as the cotton crop matures and corn dries out.
Southeast Cotton: Rain Causing Issues Jul 22, 2021
The Southeast is struggling to get in fields as rains continue for days at a time.
Southeast Cotton: The Calm Before the Stinkbug Storm Jul 15, 2021
The Southeast is seeing relief from aphids and gaining control over plant bugs, but the regions is preparing for stinkbugs.
Southeast Cotton: Plant Bugs Stealing the Show Jul 9, 2021
The Southeast is begging its growers to scout fields. Populations are growing for both plant bugs and aphids, so treatments are going out.
It is time to scout fields. Populations are growing for both plant bugs and aphids, so treatments are going out.
Southeast Cotton: Be On the Lookout for Plant Bugs Jun 25, 2021
The Southeast is seeing some flooding after rain from the tropical storm.
The Southeast is thriving after rains and warm temperatures have encouraged growth. Stands look healthy, and weed control is the main focus now.