Sugarcane aphid occurrence and management information for Texas grain and forage sorghum producers
Thursday, July 7, 2016
Aphids Found in Mills, Comanche, Hamilton Counties and More
Tom Guthrie, County Extension Agent Ag, in Mills County is reporting building populations of sugarcane aphid on sorghum in Mills, Comanche and Hamilton counties. Some fields have exceeded the economic threshold. Additionally, a private consultant has reported finding aphids in Nolan, Fisher and Jones counties at treatable levels.
Sugarcane aphids on sorghum in Mills County. Photo credit: Tom Guthrie.