Below you will find a link to the latest issue of the Plains Pest Management Newsletter.
Plains Pest Management News - September 15, 2017
Friday, September 15, 2017
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Saturday, September 2, 2017
Scouting for Bollworms in West Texas Cotton
We are also still finding bollworms in our area cotton, with several fields reaching economic levels, especially in any non-Bt cotton. Unfortunately, bollworms are notoriously hard to scout for. Checkout our how to scouting video from last year to help you get a handle on your pest populations: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vJhTJ9doDSw&t=57s
Scouting for Sorghum Midge & Panicle Pests in Grain Sorghum
In our late planted sorghum, we are seeing quite a few of these pests recently. So, before you head to the field, checkout our how to scout videos from last season.
For sorghum midge: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K4Flf4AdeNw&t=2s
For headworms & other sorghum panicle pests: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Exki0Veiu9Y&t=1s