Yellow Sugarcane Aphid

Blake Wilson  |  6/21/2018 8:14:44 PM

The yellow sugarcane aphid is a pest of sugarcane in Louisiana, Florida, the Caribbean, Central America and South America. Infestations of sugarcane in Louisiana typically occur in the spring. YSA populations usually decline naturally by mid-summer. Heavy rainfall and natural enemies, which include ladybeetles, can suppress infestations.

Rate This Article:

Have a question or comment about the information on this page?

Innovate . Educate . Improve Lives

The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture

Top