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  • Corn Rootworm Beetle On The Rise in Illinois

    After several years of low corn rootworm pressure (CRW), adult populations of this insect were reported to be on the rise in Illinois. Data collected in August by the University of Illinois reports a large number of adult Western CRW beetles in corn fields. Higher populations were observed primarily in the northeast and West, with results showing much higher adult beetle counts than the 6 year average. The 2 species to look out for are…

This 2017 map shows the states where there is a high infestation of Soybean cyst nematode.
This agronomic image shows wheat.
This agronomic image shows pepper crops.
This agronomic image shows a close-up of a soybean plant.
This agronomic image shows wheat.