Hi everyone! It’s been pretty busy already this growing season as many crops, grain sorghum, cotton, and corn were planted a month early due to the unseasonably warm weather we […]
Cotton aphids are active in Thomas County fields, which is earlier than usual.
The majority of the valley’s cotton has just started squaring pretty good with the exception of some older cotton farther along. In cotton we have been finding thrips, cotton aphids, […]
Charles Davis, county agent covering Calhoun and Richland Counties, reported that he has “looked at a number of cotton fields today (Thursday) and aphid numbers run the gamut from none […]
Cotton aphids are starting to show up in Georgia. In this episode of South Georgia Pine, Thomas County Extension Agent Andrew Sawyer discusses methods for managing populations. To view more […]
Cotton aphids are showing up in fields. We’re mostly seeing ‘hot spots.’ In these places, we may see honeydew (sticky, shiny material), yellowing in the terminal. UGA Extension Entomologist Dr. […]
We saw some of the first blooms in cotton this week as stands have anywhere from 8-10 nodes. This week many growers sprayed for fleahoppers as the weather heated up. […]