Dryland peanuts remain very spotty. Although we have a good crop set in some areas, we also have plenty of moderate to severe drought stress fields with reduced pod count, […]
We have received several calls about the issues regarding the foliar application of insecticides to flowering cotton. Because of the oil and livestock feed uses of cotton, it is considered […]
Georgia Peanuts: 10 Common Insect Questions Answered Jul 15, 2015
Q1. Lesser Cornstalk Borer (LCB) took me to the cleaners last year. What do I spray this year, what rate and how often? Do you have any LCB now? If […]
Entomologists develop thresholds to help farmers determine when insect-control treatments will bring an economic benefit. “For insect pests, determining bushels per acre lost for every pest can be almost impossible,” […]
Try to avoid scheduled applications of insecticides since unnecessary applications can not only be costly, they can also destroy beneficial insects.