Illinois Bt Corn: Rootworm Resistance? You Still Have Options Jan 21, 2019

🕔Jan 21, 2019
The development of resistance to Bt Cry toxins by the western corn rootworm is a growing concern, highlighted by the recent confirmation of field-evolved resistance to Cry34/35Ab1 in Iowa. Across […]

Weeds: Resistance Management Webinar Series Starts in January Jan 4, 2019

🕔Jan 4, 2019
Managing resistant pests is an increasing issue throughout crop production in Nebraska and the entire U.S. Staying updated on current strategies to manage resistant pests is critical. This winter a […]

Texas Panhandle: Corn Rootworm Show ‘Probable Resistance’ to Some Bt Aug 27, 2018

🕔Aug 27, 2018
There were a crazy lot of western corn rootworm beetles emerging from continuous corn fields this summer in the Texas Panhandle, and with seed purchase decisions on the horizon it […]

Vip3a – Only Bt Trait Without Insect Resistance – How Long Will it Last? – DTN Aug 14, 2018

🕔Aug 14, 2018
Is Bt broken for ear-feeding pests? And, if so, can we rescue it? Those are the questions that compelled EPA to convene a Scientific Advisory Panel in Arlington, Virginia, this […]

West Texas Cotton: Bollworms and Bt Resistance Aug 10, 2018

🕔Aug 10, 2018
Nikolas Clarkson is a returning intern for us at the Hale, Swisher, and Floyd IPM Unit with Texas A&M AgriLife. Nik is a senior at Texas Tech nearing the end […]

Oklahoma Cotton: 2018 Drought; Resistant Bollworm Horror Jul 27, 2018

🕔Jul 27, 2018
The 2018 drought continues with 87.62 percent of the state in drought, rainfall over the past 14 days has not been sufficient to alleviate this situation. The seven day forecast […]

Texas Panhandle: Bt Corn – What’s Up With All the Corn Earworms? Jul 26, 2018

🕔Jul 26, 2018
There are large numbers of corn earworm larvae in Bt corn ears in the Texas Panhandle, and some people are spraying in an attempt to control them. The first question […]

Mississippi Cotton, Soybeans: Bollworm Egg-Lay on the Rise Again – Podcast Jul 25, 2018

🕔Jul 25, 2018
Dr. Bobby Golden, Extension rice and soil fertility agronomist, hosts MSU entomologists Dr. Angus Catchot, Dr. Don Cook and Dr. Jeff Gore to further discuss management of bollworms in cotton […]

Texas Upper Coast Cotton: Keep Watch for Bollworms, Stink Bugs Jul 23, 2018

🕔Jul 23, 2018
All the cotton I’ve looked at this week is past cutout (5 nodes above white flower) and a good number of fields have open bolls. I’ve been seeing the bollworm […]

Arkansas Cotton: Growing Bollworm Populations Could Be a ‘Budget Buster’ Jul 20, 2018

🕔Jul 20, 2018
Worries over growing bollworm populations are amplified by possible resistance to dual gene technology. “The bollworm pressure is decidedly higher than what we’ve seen in the last couple years,” said […]

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