Rootworm scouting season begins

Rootworm scouting season begins

I saw my first fireflies of the year on June 10, and that means corn rootworm larvae have hatched and are seeking corn roots.

Immediately after hatching, the very small larvae crawl through the soil until finding corn roots. This is when the newly hatched larvae are most vulnerable to either...

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