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 […]
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 […]
With the recent cancellation of the Transform label in Mississippi, management of tarnished plant bug in cotton becomes more difficult.
The tarnished plant bug is the most important insect pest of cotton in the Mississippi Delta. Management with insecticides has become difficult in recent years and more tools are needed […]