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  • Texas Sorghum: Watch for Early-season Sugarcane Aphid

    TEXAS — Sugarcane aphids are likely to return to Texas sorghum fields this season. To help you prepare for this pest, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension offers these management tips: Let beneficial insects do some of the work. The abundance of beneficial insects early in the season this year will be important in protecting sorghum by preventing aphid movement from Johnsongrass to sorghum fields. Plant early for less aphid pressure. The farther along sorghum plants are…

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