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

🕔May 30, 2019It’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 […]

Oklahoma Pecans: Time to Obtain Pecan Nut Casebearer Traps May 7, 2019

🕔May 7, 2019If you have not ordered your Pecan nut casebearer (PNC) pheromone traps it is time to do so. As a general rule for southern and central Oklahoma, traps should be […]

Texas Pecans: Pecan Nut Casebearer Control Options Apr 30, 2019

🕔Apr 30, 2019Anyone in the pecan business should know the importance of monitoring and management of PNC. The impact of first generation PNC can range from beneficial with light infestations thinning an […]

Georgia Pecans: High Numbers of Phylloxera and Casebearer May 18, 2018

🕔May 18, 2018Phylloxera damage has become very noticeable this week. If you see galls on the leaves like the image below, that is phylloxera damage. Stem phylloxera (a separate species) shows up […]

Georgia Pecans: Keep an Eye Out for Pecan Nut Casebearer May 4, 2018

🕔May 4, 2018Hi everyone, this is Angel Acebes-Doria, the pecan entomologist. Dr. Wells has given me the permission to post on the Pecan Blog regarding topics on pecan insect pest management. On […]

Oklahoma Pecans: 4 Steps for Generating a Pecan Nut Casebearer Forecast Apr 27, 2017

🕔Apr 27, 2017I anticipate some early activity with pecan nut casebearer (PNC) for 2017. If you have not ordered your PNC pheromone traps it is time to do so. As a general […]

Texas Pecans: Time Scout, Treat for Casebearer May 11, 2016

🕔May 11, 2016Now is the time for pecan growers to look for and possibly spray to kill an insect pest that poses a threat to their crop, said Texas A&M AgriLife Extension […]

Georgia Pecans: Female Flower Bloom and Casebearer Sprays May 6, 2016

🕔May 6, 2016This time of year you can get a good idea of the potential of the pecan crop. I want to emphasize the word “potential” here because at this point in […]

Kansas Pecans: 1st Evidence of Nut Casebearer Activity Jun 9, 2015

🕔Jun 9, 2015Every spring we monitor the development of the first summer generation of pecan nut casebearer. This morning I looked at 300 nut clusters in our native grove and found a […]

Georgia: Pecan Nut Casebearers – Worth the Cost of the Spray? May 6, 2015

🕔May 6, 2015Research regarding PNC damage and management in Georgia points to the fact that PNC is almost never an economic pest of pecan.

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