Late-season irrigation, pest decisions in desert cotton

Blake, Cary
September 2010
Southwest Farm Press;9/16/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 18, p14
Trade Publication
The article discusses the decisions on when to end irrigation and to apply pesticides in cotton in the U.S. According to state irrigation specialist Ed Martin, decision for ending irrigation in cotton should be based on agronomic, weather and entomological information. In addition, University of Arizona integrated pest management specialist Peter Ellsworth states the significance of making good decision on when to stop insecticide use for late-season lygus control in cotton.


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