PDF Version of WCU 19:19 – July 29, 2011 In this issue: Vegetables Vegetable Crop Insects Summer Vegetable Plantings for Fall Harvest Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Populations This Season Fruit Imidan 70 Now Labeled for Spotted Wing Drosophila on Some… Continue Reading →
Carl German, Extension Crops Marketing Specialist; firstname.lastname@example.org Executive Summary – ‘Price Direction Hinges Upon the Weather’ With the state of the economy currently up in the air, ethanol margins are reported to be the best spot margins in a few… Continue Reading →
Joanne Whalen, Extension IPM Specialist; email@example.com Field Corn This week we found a couple of additional fields in New Castle County with high levels of brown marmorated stink bugs (3-4 per plant) on field edges near woods. Adults, nymphs and… Continue Reading →
Joanne Whalen, Extension IPM Specialist; firstname.lastname@example.org It should be noted that Spotted Wing Drosophila has been added to the Imidan 70 label for key crops. (http://www.cdms.net/LDat/ld7DS043.pdf).
Jerry Brust, IPM Vegetable Specialist, University of Maryland; email@example.com Brown marmorated stink bug populations were a big concern early this spring (and also all of last year) as their numbers were found to be pretty high in and around fruit… Continue Reading →