Mississippi Cotton: Bollworm Management in Early Bloom Jul 30, 2021

🕔Jul 30, 2021
There are reports of bollworm eggs starting to show up and in some areas are at or above egg threshold. In a normal year, the bollworm flight generally begins around […]

Alabama Cotton: Scouting and Controlling Stink Bugs – Videos Jul 30, 2021

🕔Jul 30, 2021
Stinkbugs are among our most damaging cotton pests. Growers need to be scouting for them and other pests, such as the clouded plant bug, as cotton is in bloom. Alabama […]

Alabama Soybeans: How Big a Threat Are Fall Armyworms? – Video Jul 30, 2021

🕔Jul 30, 2021
Alabama Extension entomologist Dr. Scott Graham and Eddie McGriff discuss the widespread infestation of fall armyworms (FAWs) across the South and their threat to soybeans, especially late-planted soybeans. Also, we […]

Texas LRGV: Cotton Insects Mostly Quiet, Keep Eyes Open for Sugarcane Aphids, Rice Stink Bugs in Sorghum Jul 30, 2021

🕔Jul 30, 2021
General Situation Harvest continued again this week for corn and grain sorghum as growers worked around some rain received on Wednesday. East part of the Valley received anywhere from 0.7” […]

Arkansas Rice: EPA Grants Crisis Exemption to Help Fight Armyworm Scourge Jul 29, 2021

🕔Jul 29, 2021
Arkansas rice farmers watching fall armyworms obliterate their fields can now fight back, with the federal Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday granting a crisis exemption enabling growers to use a […]

North Carolina Cotton: Additional Threshold for Bollworm Added Jul 29, 2021

🕔Jul 29, 2021
NC State Extension has two thresholds for bollworm, depending on the type of cotton planted: Bollgard II, TwinLink, WideStrike: 25 total eggs on 100 leaves or fruiting structures (search throughout […]

Mississippi Cotton: What to Know About the ThryvOn Trait – Podcast Jul 27, 2021

🕔Jul 27, 2021
Angus Catchot sits down in the Crop Doctors’ Podcast studio in Stoneville to talk with Whitney, Jason, and Tom about ThryvOn cotton.  ThryvOn is a new insect trait with activity […]

Texas Upper Coast IPM: Heat Units and Stink Bugs Jul 27, 2021

🕔Jul 27, 2021
This week most of our cotton is bloomed out or around 2-5 nodes above white flower (NAWF), and our later replanted cotton is blooming. We are at and past cutout in […]

Alabama Corn: What to Know About Stink Bug Management – Video Jul 23, 2021

🕔Jul 23, 2021
Alabama Extension entomologist Dr. Katelyn Kesheimer and Eddie McGriff examine a corn field that was decimated by stinkbugs. We’ll discuss scouting for stinkbugs in corn, the damage they do, and […]

Texas Field Reports: Fall Armyworms on the March Jul 22, 2021

🕔Jul 22, 2021
Cooler temperatures and widespread rain events across Texas have forage and crop producers scrambling to fight armyworms, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Vanessa Corriher-Olson, Ph.D., AgriLife Extension forage […]

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