Soybean This past week much of the state saw a sharp increase in moth catches. This is right on time with our usual July 4th bollworm flight. Most years these moths […]
Soybean A few people have called this past week about finding 4 or 5 small corn earworms per 25 sweeps in blooming soybeans. In this situation the corn earworm virus […]
Arkansas farmers besieged by floodwaters, rain-filled forecasts and sprouting weeds are seeing another threat crawling toward their valuable crops in the form of numerous, hungry pests. What’s happening in Arkansas’ […]
With planting only weeks away, LSU AgCenter rice experts held a meeting on Feb. 21 in Manssura to bring farmers up to date on what they should consider in the […]
This year’s Louisiana rice planting, estimated at 400,000 acres, is 8% less than last year, according to LSU AgCenter rice extension specialist Dustin Harrell. AgCenter estimates for the 2016 crop were […]
Rice farmers heard from LSU AgCenter experts on July 17 talking about their research and the 2014 rice crop. Johnny Saichuk, LSU AgCenter rice specialist, said the crop is doing […]
Looks like we may have turned the corner on both the weather and the rice crop this week. Every time we have a period of heavy rain the next several […]
It’s important to scout fields closely for feeding by adult weevils, especially in fields that have experienced a lot of rainfall.