Tackling corn rootworm pressure

DuPont Pioneer entomologist provides management tips.

Source: DuPont Pioneer While it’s still unclear how much corn rootworm (CRW) pressure will be experienced this year, it’s important to plan ahead to manage the yield-robbing pest. DuPont Pioneer entomologists have developed best management practices (BMP), which also stands for break, manage and protect. Clint Pilcher, DuPont Pioneer director of scientific affairs, insect resistance management, offers up some advice from that management program to control for CRW this ...

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