Advisory saves money in peanut crop

Yancy, Cecil H.
March 2004
Southeast Farm Press;3/3/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p1
Trade Publication
Highlights the findings of the research and extension faculty at North Carolina State University and Virginia Tech that the peanut crop need not be treated for the southern corn rootworm. Development of a risk index known as the Peanut Southern Corn Rootworm (SCR) Advisory for assessment of risk from SCR damage; Savings per acre when treatment not needed depending on type of soil; Score of 70 or higher on Advisory indicating high risk for SCR damage.


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