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The GA Cotton Insect Advisor is an expert system for determining Extension-prescribed insecticide treatments for management of stink bug pests in Georgia and the Southeast.
The Insect Control in Field Crops Manual, from Virginia Tech, includes a section dedicated to cotton.
This document provides information on insecticide classes, cotton insecticide performance, safety considerations and honey bee toxicity.
The University of Georgia updates its cotton insect control recommendations annually. This 2020 commercial edition for cotton provides data for the types and amounts of insecticide for each different insect, and rates the efficacy for different insecticide/pest combinations.
This document contains insecticide performance ratings as well as control recommendations for Arkansas cotton pests.
The Pest Management Handbook is a set of recommendations developed by Clemson University Extension pest management specialists and university researchers for South Carolina growers. It covers a variety of crops, including cotton.
This is the insect control section of the North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual. In it, you’ll find information on cotton insecticide applications and cotton insect resistance. This manual also includes a section to help growers better assess the risk of pesticides to honey bees.
The Louisiana State University Insect Control Guide is updated annually. This is the 2020 version for many crops, including cotton.
This publication from the Alabama Cooperative Extension Service provides insect, disease, nematode, and weed recommendations for 2021.
This insect control guide starts with a breakdown of what integrated pest management means for cotton, discusses insecticide resistance management, and provides a growing season insecticide rotation strategy. It then goes pest by pest and provides a visual identification guide for pests.
This report details best management practices for controlling Tarnished Plant Bugs in the Midsouth cotton-growing region.
The links on this page connect PCAs, growers and other interested parties with new trends, recommendations and developments in the field of crop management research.