Grain Sorghum: Building An Aphid Plan, Starting With Resistant Hybrids – DTN

🕔Mar 16, 2018After five years in sorghum fields, the sugarcane aphid is firmly established as a permanent pest of this crop. Fortunately, Southern entomologists have spent nearly that long hunting down sorghum […]

Cotton & Sorghum: Transform WG Insecticide Gets Section 18 in Some States

🕔Mar 2, 2018Section 18 emergency use exemptions from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for Transform WG insecticide is welcome news to cotton and sorghum growers.   States receiving a Section 18 emergency […]

Texas: Sugarcane Aphid Management – Late Season Infestation – Video and Conference Presentations

🕔Oct 20, 2017The Sorghum Checkoff released a new video for sugarcane aphid management focusing on how to treat for the aphid late in the season. Agronomist Brent Bean, Ph.D., shares tips on […]

Texas – West Plains IPM: Cotton Blooms Close; No Sugarcane Aphid, So Far

🕔Jul 21, 2017Cotton has really been growing off well under the current weather conditions. Many fields are reaching bloom stage or will be blooming in the next week or so. This is […]

Texas West Plains: Cotton Almost at Bloom; 6 Points About Sugarcane Aphid

🕔Jul 7, 2017Cotton, what we have remaining, ranges from cotyledon stage (replant) to 13 true leaves with square set good with an average of 82%. I attribute most all missing squares so […]

Cotton and Sorghum: Transform WG Insecticide Gets Section 18 Emergency Use Exemptions

🕔May 4, 2017Dow AgroSciences has received Section 18 emergency use exemptions from EPA for Transform WG insecticide in select states for the 2017 production season. The Section 18 emergency use exemptions come as […]

Grain Sorghum: Sugarcane Aphids Gain A Huge Head Start In Texas

🕔Mar 23, 2017My student Alma and I detected sugarcane aphids on commercial sorghum at about the V8 stage down by the river in Hidalgo County. That was on Tuesday, March 21, about 3 […]

Sorghum and the Sugarcane Aphid: 8 Videos on Management

🕔Mar 14, 2017The United Sorghum Checkoff Program recently released eight videos on sugarcane aphid management for 2017. The video series provides growers with information received from the Sorghum – Sugarcane Aphid Research […]

Sorghum: Commercial Varieties with Built-in Resistance to Sugarcane Aphid – DTN

🕔Mar 4, 2017American sorghum varieties are surprisingly well equipped to take on the sugarcane aphid, according to a Kansas State researcher.   “It’s very unusual to have such a large number of […]

Texas Sorghum: 9 Short Sugarcane Aphid Management Videos for the High Plains

🕔Feb 21, 2017We have just posted nine short videos that encompass our 2015 – 2016 research results and experiences as a primer as we enter the 2017 season. Presenters are Katelyn Kesheimer, […]

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