Where whitefly are an issue, cotton will be safe when the last leaf is on the ground and any regrowth has been fried. The insect continues to plague Georgia and southeast […]
Bollworm pressure varies through the region but enough worms are present in specific areas to trigger treatments – and concerns.
Plant bugs are being treated on a somewhat wider basis this week. Aphids seem to be picking up in more areas this week. The aphid fungus has become apparent in […]
Planting has wrapped up on a wider basis. Some areas do still have fields left to finish and replanting also continues in parts of our coverage area. Portions of the region […]
A few days of cooler conditions are expected this week in parts of the region, which could keep some planters out of the field until better conditions prevail.
Pest pressure picks up in places and/or the mix begins shifting to something else. Worms, mites and bugs active to varying degrees.
Insect activity has increased across portions of the South in corn, soybeans and grain sorghum. Nobody is talking about runaway situations, but upticks are reported with a variety of worms […]
Aphid treatments continue in parts of our coverage area, although we’re not hearing about widescale issues. The aphid fungus has started knocking out the pest on a scattered basis.
Cotton planting has stopped in portions of the lower Southeast until rain returns. Thrips remain an issue in places and some treatments are still being made, especially in early cotton […]
Insects becoming more apparent in Southern grain crops and southern rust surfaces in Georgia corn.