Sugarcane aphid nymphs and an adult on a grain sorghum leaf.
Sugarcane aphid nymphs and an adult on a grain sorghum leaf.

There will be a “Preventative Sugarcane Aphid Conference for the Lower Rio Grande Valley Growers” Tuesday, April 14 from 9am to 11am at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center.

The conference will feature guest speakers Dr. JP Michaud of KSU and Dr. Scott Armstrong, researcher for USDA-ARS Oklahoma as well as Dr.Villanueva who will discuss the current state of the sugarcane aphid and expectations for this year.