TITLE

Drought, early season pests concern HP cotton experts

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press Exclusive Insight;5/15/2013, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that drought remains to be a top concern among American farmers. Extension cotton specialist Mark Kelley shared as planting is well underway, farmers are faced with a mixed bug including the amount of rainfall received in Texas High Plains. IPM specialist Monti Vandiver advised cotton growers to closely monitor their crop as he has seen large numbers of thrips in wheat, which is likely to move into adjacent cotton.
ACCESSION #
88033725

 

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