Pennsylvania: What Pests are Overwintering in Your Field?

🕔Feb 9, 2018Although some pests migrate to Pennsylvania in the spring, some overwinter right here in Pennsylvania. Below are descriptions of some of the insect pests in field crops that overwinter in […]

South Dakota: 1st Soybean Aphid Populations Detected

🕔Jun 14, 2017Soybean aphid populations were fairly sparse in 2016; however, some fields still reached the 250 threshold and were sprayed. Historically, soybean aphids tend to be more of an issue during […]

Texas Plains Cotton: Managing Early Season Wireworms

🕔May 25, 2017It’s go time for the cotton planters on the Texas High Plains. Planter wheels are turning throughout the region with clouds and patchy rain loomed in the forecast. There has […]

Illinois: Strong Moth Flights Mean Scout Your Fields

🕔May 1, 2017Impressive moth flights have not only kept the Illinois insect monitoring network cooperators busy, but neighboring states are reporting lots of black cutworm and true armyworm moth activity as well. […]

Oklahoma Pecans: 4 Steps for Generating a Pecan Nut Casebearer Forecast

🕔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 […]

Kentucky Small Grains, Corn: Scout Your Fields for True Armyworms

🕔Apr 26, 2017During the week of April 15 to 21, 2017, there were 301 (Princeton) and 4 (Lexington) captures of true armyworm (Mythimna unipuncta) moths in pheromone-based traps in those locations. For […]

Texas Sorghum: Producers Urged to Take Part in Suagrcane Aphid Survey

🕔Feb 2, 2017Texas sorghum producers are urged to take part in a survey that will help Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economists compile data on the economic losses caused by sugarcane aphids […]

Texas: Pre-Plant Producer Update, Canyon, Feb. 9

🕔Jan 31, 2017The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Randall County will conduct the annual Pre-Plant Producer Update Meeting from 9 a.m. to noon on Feb. 9 at the Kuhlman Extension Center, […]

Missouri: Cotton App Spray Guide Ready for Download

🕔Dec 6, 2016The Cotton App is now available for download. It is a compact spray guide that allows you to input multiple pest density information, and it provides you with the best […]

How Much Pesticide Do You Need? Nano Tech Test Strip Instant Answer

🕔Dec 1, 2016When does too much of a good thing become a bad thing? That’s the question Dr. Jonathan Claussen, assistant professor at Iowa State University’s Department of Mechanical Engineering, and his […]

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