Most of the insect action in cotton is still centered around plant bugs with some stink bugs in the mix. The last week of July and the first week of August […]
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 […]
Proper application techniques for controlling sugarcane aphids is essential for obtaining adequate control of these insects. The labels for both Sivanto and Transform contain instructions on using plenty of water […]
Some bullet points to consider when treating soybeans in Mississippi that you may have not considered.
I’ve been surveying a bunch of fields over a wide geographical area to determine the overall situation for plantbugs for our region to see if we have anything different from […]
Regarding mixing insecticides and herbicides and the resultant effects on crop safety, there are many factors that go into phytotoxicity observed on crops from pesticide applications.
Spraying season is just around the corner. Just take a moment to review some common sense ideas I will mention here to get the most out of those expensive pesticides […]
Chemigation and fertigation practices can help ensure timely applications when field conditions are less than ideal.
Every pesticide applicator worth his salt knows not to spray when gusts of wind bend trees and scatter hats. But not everyone knows that the opposite — a sunny afternoon […]
It has been a lagging end to the 2014 season. Luckily pests have been fairly quiet in our area wheat allowing us to focus on finishing our cotton, corn, and […]