Mild winter weather, cool spring days and a handful of heat-filled scorchers combined to create an interesting situation with cotton insects this spring and summer. Alabama Cooperative Extension System crop […]
EPA has issued an expanded label for Transform WG insecticide with Isoclast active. Eight new crops, including corn and alfalfa, are on the expanded label, which also restores the previously […]
The EPA has granted Section 18 emergency use exemptions for Transform WG insecticide in cotton and sorghum. Transform targets sap-feeding pests including the major yield-robbers – tarnished plant bug in […]
The Arkansas State Plant Board has received authorization for a Section 18 Emergency Exemption for Transform WG on Cotton. The Emergency Exemption is effective June 1 through October 31, 2019. The […]
Insect pests are irritatingly unpredictable about when, where and how bad infestations will be. But there are patterns that repeat themselves annually.
Tarnished plant bug numbers are picking up in cotton and with pop-up rainfall we experience this time of year, we are getting calls on how long an insecticide needs to […]
Texas LRGV Crops: Premature Senescence; Whiteflies Jun 29, 2018
It’s amazing how things can change so quickly from one week to the next. The Valley accumulated quite a bit of rainfall last week with most areas receiving anywhere from […]
The EPA as once again approved the Section 18 application allowing the use of Transform WG to control tarnished plant bugs in cotton
There was some good news Tuesday as the EPA approved the Section 18 requests allowing the emergency use of Transform in cotton for the control of tarnished plant bugs.
The EPA is weighing a request for a Section 18 emergency use exemption of sulfoxaflor, the active ingredient in Dow’s Transform insecticide, for cotton growers in three Southern states. The […]