IC-494(18) -- July 11, 2005

Degree Days

OK, some rain would be nice

Degree days for alfalfa weevil, black cutworm, and other pest predictions.

Elmore now on the job at Iowa State University

Welcome new corn extension specialist Roger Elmore.
Insects and Mites

Western bean cutworms -- trap catches and scouting

Pheromone traps have been placed throughout the state.
Insects and Mites

Soybean aphids -- next two weeks critical

Aphid populations are building.
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