News & Events
[8/23/2016] Lisa Behnken, Fritz Breitenbach, Jeff Gunsolus, Phyllis Bongard, Liz Stahl
Minnesota Crop News has published an article on palmer amaranth.
[8/17/2016] A new study published by Anh Tran, Tavvs Alves & Bob Koch, has found Sulfoxaflor to be less harmful to beneficial predators of soybean aphids.
[8/10/2016] Insecticides are an important tool in the IPM toolbox for protecting crop yields from pests. However, we need to keep in mind that many of the insecticides we use to manage crop pests are also toxic to beneficial insects, such as predators and pollinators. This article will provide an overview of some considerations for reducing the risk of impacting pollinators (e.g., bees and some flies) when foliar insecticide applications are made to crops.