IC-496 (9) -- May 1, 2006

Insects and Mites

Black cutworms return, 2006 cutting dates predicted

Find your predicted date on our handy map.
Plant Diseases

Alto 100SL approved for soybean rust

Approval became effective April 19.
Weed Management

Postemergence application of herbicides in corn

Wet conditions impact weed management plans.
Crop Production

Predictive equations of alfalfa quality (PEAQ)

How to accurately estimate the feeding quality of your crop.
Insects and Mites

Bean leaf beetles: A historical perspective

Population trends are examined.
Degree Days

The heat is on!

Everything you wanted to know about degree days.
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