Insect Control Stories
June 24, 2010
The International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-Biotech Applications reports that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved Syngenta …
June 17, 2010
The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc., an independent publisher of U.S. government information, has reported that the U.S. Environmental Protection …
June 15, 2010
Following the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announcement that it is taking action to end all uses of the insecticide …
May 25, 2010
BASF announced today the signing of an agreement with Meiji Seika Kaisha, Ltd. (“Meiji Seika”) for the co-development of an …
April 27, 2010
J. Oliver Products, LLC, is pleased to announce the availability of Samurai II C.S. (Capsule Suspension), a 2.16 pound-per-gallon active …
April 19, 2010
As most growers are well aware, the fight against early season insect pests begins well before planting. But once cotton …
March 31, 2010
The worst yield-robbing insect pest in cotton last season was the plant bug, according to Extension entomologists, but in 2010 …
March 18, 2010
In association with cotton researchers and the Queensland Government, Cotton Australia has issued a protocol for the management of mealybugs, …
February 11, 2010
According to Cotton Australia, an exotic species of mealybug has been identified in cotton crops in at least 30 farms …
January 26, 2010
The recent cold weather could yield the best chance in a decade to eradicate the boll weevil in South Texas …
August 15, 2014
Specialists at Mississippi State University have been monitoring recent bollworm activity, which is beginning to threaten cotton containing dual gene Bt traits. They offer guidelines for determining when – or if – additional treatments may be needed.
July 28, 2014
According to Tennessee Extension Entomologist Scott Stewart, cotton growers are entering a critical window for managing insect pests in cotton, as immature plant bugs, stink bug and bollworm infestations may all coincide during the mid-flowering period.
June 16, 2014
Mississippi State Extension entomologists are reporting early plant bug nymph activity on pre-bloom cotton.
June 2, 2014
No surprise. Plant bugs have emerged as the most important pest in many Cotton Belt states.