SPIDER MITES AND APHIDS – TIME TO TAKE CONTROL

dante@sirisaac.com Agronomy

Spider Mites With the hot dry weather we have been having, spider mites are beginning to become an issue. The two-spotted spider mites are usually more prevalent in areas of heavier drought stress. We have begun to get more rain which will deter the mites slightly, but they may have already laid eggs on the plants. Spider mites cause foliar …

PROPER SUMMER ANNUAL SELECTION

dante@sirisaac.com Agronomy

As can happen thanks to mother natures ways, 2018 has started as a challenge in a few areas and now in season plantings are being delayed. Coupling that with lower than normal temperatures in those same areas, some crops are looking weak. There is talk of a higher than normal replant on corn and beans in the mid-west and expecting the same for our …