Farm Progress

Corn Rootworm Challenges

May 24, 2012

Managing corn rootworm is a challenge for farmers. However, using best management practices and understanding your fields is key to keeping the pest under control, says Luke Samuel, corn insect traits product development manager, Monsanto. Samuel suggests that farmers in high-pressure areas, especially, use rotation, dual modes of action or single modes plus insecticide to manage corn rootworm.

Subscribe to receive top agriculture news
Be informed daily with these free e-newsletters

You May Also Like