Georgia Pecans: 5 Tips for Dealing with Snails Jul 27, 2020

🕔Jul 27, 2020
In recent days, we have heard several reports of snails associated with young irrigated pecan trees. They have been seen congregating on tree trunks and on the foliage. Some have […]

Georgia: Pecan Nut Casebearer Management Considerations Apr 24, 2020

🕔Apr 24, 2020
It’s that time again to be mindful about pecan nut casebearer (PNC) activity especially after the infestations reported by some growers last year. We normally do not recommend spraying for […]

Georgia Pecans: Start Scouting for Budmoths Apr 15, 2020

🕔Apr 15, 2020
We are in the first stages of pecan budmoth infestation. Last year was a very bad year for budmoth. We are seeing initial signs of infestation on young trees (generally […]

Georgia Pecans: “Toothpicks” Sure Sign of Ambrosia Beetles Mar 20, 2020

🕔Mar 20, 2020
Georgia pecan growers should be monitoring for ambrosia beetle now, especially if they have planted new trees or their orchards include trees that are less than three years old. The […]

Georgia Pecans: Time to Monitor for Ambrosia Beetles Feb 12, 2020

🕔Feb 12, 2020
This is just a timely reminder to be watchful for ambrosia beetles especially if you have young trees. If you have older trees (>5 yrs old) that were subjected to […]

Georgia: Black Pecan Aphids – Gibberellic Acid Treatment Jul 26, 2019

🕔Jul 26, 2019
Just a quick update here. If you have had problems with black pecan aphids (BPA) and/or anticipate having problems with them in certain blocks that are vulnerable to their infestation, […]

Georgia Pecans: Keep Watch for Bud Moth, Nut Casebearers May 30, 2019

🕔May 30, 2019
It’s that time of the year again that these moth pests are out and about. Bud Moth There have been calls regarding bud moth problems with young trees recently. Symptoms […]

Georgia Pecans: Time to Look for Ambrosia Beetles Jan 23, 2019

🕔Jan 23, 2019
This is our first insect update for this year. It is about that time when we need to be reminded about ambrosia beetles. Why should you be concerned about these […]

Georgia Pecans: Start Monitoring for Pecan Weevils Jul 31, 2018

🕔Jul 31, 2018
It is that time of the year again when we expect pecan weevils to be present in the orchards. Peak emergence is expected to be between August 10 and September […]

Georgia Pecans: Phylloxera/Shuckworm and Pecan Bud Moth Jun 14, 2018

🕔Jun 14, 2018
As what Dr. Wells posted last month, there have been reports on Phylloxera galls this season and I have seen them myself in a couple of orchards. Phylloxera outbreaks have […]

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