Army Worm

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Name: Army Worm
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

EXTENSION NEWS: Battling fall armyworms

The fall armyworm is a chronic pest in North Carolina. The caterpillars feed on a variety of forage and turf species, including bermudagrass, tall fescue, bahiagrass, sorghum-sudan and numerous winter annuals. They seem to prefer lush grasses which, in ... [Published Sanford Herald - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

County's armyworm population unusually large

By This year Saline County residents have had to fight an unusually large population of armyworms (caterpillars).Armyworms eat grass and can especially affect hay farmers.Billy Grace, who works on a farm near the Saline and Grant countyline, said he has ... [Published Benton Courier - Aug 19 2014]
Entities: Army Worm, farmer, farm
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Texas crop, weather for Aug. 19, 2014

As dog days of summer drag on, drier conditions prevailCorn harvesting began in North Texas. (Texas AgriLife Communications photo by Robert Burns)Writer: Robert Burns , 903-834-6191, rd-burns@tamu.eduCOLLEGE STATION – Except for a few isolated areas, ... [Published AgriLife Today - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Substituted 8-oxa-10,11-dihydroimidazo[2,3-a]bicyclo[3.2.1]oct-3-enes and use thereof as an insecticide

Nitromethylene analogues of imidacloprid and divalent and oxabridged heterocyclic neonicotinoid compounds constructed by dialdehydes, preparation methods and uses thereof are disclosed. Compounds represented by formula (A) or (B), their optical isomers ... [Published Free Patents Online - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Fall Armyworms Invade, Destroy Alabama Crops

Fall armywormAlabama farmers are feeling the pinch from an infestation of fall armyworms munching on crops and pastureland. By late July, the Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES) had received reports of armyworms in 47 counties.Lamar County farmer ... [Published Alfa Farmers - Neighbors - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Armyworm infestations are higher than normal in the Village

Armyworms have been especially damaging this year in Hot Springs Village. Golf courses have used more insecticides to combat this pest than in recent years.The armyworm is the caterpillar life stage of a moth. Its name is derived from its feeding hab ... [Published Hot Springs Village Voice - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

EXTENSION CORNER: Fall armyworm invasion continues across Alabama

Fall armyworms invade pastures, hayfields and lawns every summer in Alabama. Some years, the damage done by these pests is mild, but in other years, they cause widespread damage across the state.Dr. Kathy Flanders, an entomologist with the Alabama Cooperative ... [Published Gadsden Times - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 2 reports

Winter wheat harvest underway in central Man.

CNS Canada - - The winter wheat harvest is underway in Manitoba, with farmers starting to combine the crop in the central region during the week ended Tuesday.The latest crop report from Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Development cited preliminary ... [Published AGCanada.com - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Armyworm infestations reported on Upper Peninsula farms

Scouting corn and small grain fields is essential in managing armyworm outbreaksPosted on August 1, 2014 by Jim Isleib , and Fred Springborn, Michigan State University ExtensionMid- and late instar armyworm larva from 2010. Photo credit: Fred Springborn, ... [Published MSU Extension - Aug 02 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

NeSmith: Battling armyworms is for the birds

“They covered the ground until it was black. They devoured all that was left after the hail — everything growing in the fields and the fruit of trees. Nothing green remained on the tree or plant in all the land of Egypt.”—Exodus 10:13 (NIV)Saturday afternoon, ... [Published OnlineAthens - Aug 02 2014]
Entities: Army Worm, Sorghum, Locust
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

East Texas ag producers dealing with armyworm invasion

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) -Rain is back in the forecast. East Texas agriculturists aren’t complaining, but the moisture is creating an unseasonable return for armyworms. The invasion is a nuisance for hay producers.“We done spent a bunch of money ... [Published KTRE - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 2 reports

Texas Crop Report

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — The following reports were compiled by AgriLife Extension Service for the week of July 29:Central: Nearly all counties reported soil moisture, crops, rangeland and pastures, and livestock in good condition. Grasses were in great ... [Published Kentucky.com - Jul 29 2014]
Entities: Livestock, Cotton, Corn

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...And Karen researched smartphones and tablets. Her conclusion? "We may not need either. The expense is well over $100 a month." She's looking for a way to keep up with markets while away from the computer...
"When we say cutting a crop, that means straight cutting or swathing" she notes
My daughter, Casey, a crop scout with Greene Crop Consulting says she hasn't seen any fall armyworm damage yet this year in fields. "But the threat is there as these swarms of moths make their way north" she says
"He is here for a reason, but I don't know what for" Palmer said

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EXTENSION NEWS: Battling fall armyworms [Published Sanford Herald - Aug 20 2014]
County's armyworm population unusually large [Published Benton Courier - Aug 19 2014]
Texas crop, weather for Aug. 19, 2014 [Published AgriLife Today - Aug 19 2014]
Substituted 8-oxa-10,11-dihydroimidazo[2,3-a]bi... [Published Free Patents Online - Aug 19 2014]
Fall Armyworms Invade, Destroy Alabama Crops [Published Alfa Farmers - Neighbors - Aug 16 2014]
New Requirements for Exporting Tomatoes to the ... [Published CentralAmericaData - Aug 13 2014]
Texas crop, weather for Aug. 12, 2014 [Published AgriLife Today - Aug 12 2014]
Iowa, Florida See Cooler Weather [Published Progressive Farmer - Aug 12 2014]
Plant bugs showing insecticide tolerance in Nor... [Published Southeast Farm Press - Aug 12 2014]
Armyworm infestations are higher than normal in... [Published Hot Springs Village Voice - Aug 12 2014]
Lay Off Insecticides Before Cutting Canola [Published Farms.com - Aug 12 2014]
Jeff Edwards Says Planting Wheat For Maximum Fo... [Published Farms.com - Aug 11 2014]
Grasshoppers plague local farmers [Published Alaska Highway News - Aug 11 2014]
Bill Starr: March of the army worms [Published Americus Times-Recorder - Aug 08 2014]
Lord, Our Leaders Are to Be Blamed [column] [Published Individual.com - Aug 08 2014]
Caterpillars and ornamentals [Published Star - Aug 08 2014]
CCMG urges growers to adopt measures to tackle ... [Published Business Recorder - Aug 07 2014]
EXTENSION CORNER: Fall armyworm invasion contin... [Published Gadsden Times - Aug 06 2014]
Winter wheat harvest underway in central Man. [Published AGCanada.com - Aug 06 2014]
Winter Wheat Harvest Underway In Central Manitoba [Published Individual.com - Aug 06 2014]
Fall Armyworms have arrived [Published Baxter Bulletin - Aug 06 2014]
Fall Armyworms Looking To Invade Corn Fields [Published The Farmer - Aug 06 2014]
Insect Problems Accelerate This Week In Crops [Published Farms.com - Aug 06 2014]
(Photos) The Bug Days of Summer hit Southern fi... [Published Southeast Farm Press - Aug 05 2014]
Texas crop, weather for Aug. 5, 2014 [Published AgriLife Today - Aug 05 2014]
PLANT PROTECTION [Published The Statesman - Aug 05 2014]
Army worms invading hayfields in Autauga Co. [Published WSFA - Aug 05 2014]
Winter pasture production training set Aug. 12 ... [Published Bryan-College Station Eagle - Aug 04 2014]
Worms, stink bugs prove to be problems for Nort... [Published Southeast Farm Press - Aug 04 2014]
2014 Peace River Region Canola Survey [Published Farms.com - Aug 04 2014]
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