Texas AgriLife Extension and Research entomologists have developed scouting, sampling and treatment protocols for effective control and to allow beneficial insects opportunity to control low-level populations.
Here’s how to scout sorghum for sugarcane aphids to develop a timely and effective control program, according to Texas AgriLife Extension entomologists and a Scouting Sugarcane Aphid scout card ....More
The wheat harvest in Kansas will rebound 19 percent this year, according to findings from a crop tour, meaning favorable weather in the largest U.S. grower of the grain will likely exacerbate a global glut....More
Farmers know they will have good years and they will have bad years. The objective is to build up enough equity in the good years to weather the inevitable bad years. It is a pattern every farmer is very familiar with. But what happens when it doesn’t work?...More
After the recent freeze, a relatively large wheat producer posted that they had lost five out of the last six wheat crops. “It’s like two farmers were talking. One says, ‘If it doesn’t rain, I’ll need to rob a bank.’ The other replies, ‘If it doesn’t rain, I will have robbed a bank.’”...More