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  • Armyworms Begin to Forage Soybeans

    Caption: Fall armyworm As many entomologists predicted, the mild winter and wet spring have created perfect conditions for early pressure from insects this season. Recent entomologist reports indicate that some insect populations are already approaching economic thresholds in the Mid-South. Gus Lorenz, extension entomologist at University of Arkansas, told Syngenta Pest Patrol that he’s already received reports of a complex of armyworms, up 5 to 6 per row foot, feeding on soybean seedlings. According to…

This agronomic photo shows a close up of the kochia weed.
This agronomic image shows a bean leaf beetle.
Foxtails - Weeds in Wheat Fields
This agronomic photo shows frogeye leaf spot on soybean leaves.
Wheat Beauty Shot
This agronomic photo shows a close-up of weeds with the hashtag, "ResistanceFighter."