TITLE

Advisory saves money in peanut crop

AUTHOR(S)
Yancy, Cecil H.
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;3/3/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
12479733

 

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