Insect Management News
If producers choose to burn their wheat stubble, timing is important. It’s best to burn as late... Read more.
The adult Hessian fly is a tiny, dark-colored insect about 1/8 inch long that resembles a large gnat... Read more.
Recent rains in Kansas will cause some Hessian fly adults to begin emerging from the oversummering... Read more.
Which wheat fields are most likely to be infested with Hessian fly in the fall? It depends on residue... Read more.
A team of K-State entomologists and agronomists led by Mike Smith, Ph.D., in cooperation with selected... Read more.
The 2013 harvest is running later than usual in many areas, but winter wheat planting is closing in.... Read more.
The recent wet weather in much of Kansas has caused volunteer wheat to emerge and grow rapidly. Wet... Read more.
Each year wheat producers lose millions of dollars in potential income by not controlling volunteer... Read more.
The English grain aphid, Sitobion avenae, has been found in eastern and central South Dakota in high... Read more.
Wheat stem sawflies are emerging in the Nebraska Panhandle. We collected our first sawflies in emergence... Read more.
Small, caterpillar-like larvae have been reported in East Central Indiana wheat fields just before fungicides... Read more.
Brown wheat mites (BWM) have been confirmed in several sites in western South Dakota. These spider... Read more.