The sugarcane variety identification guide provides key botanical descriptions for identifying the different varieties of sugarcane.
The Mexican rice borer is a devastating pest of sugarcane and a serious pest of rice. It was first collected in Louisiana in two pheromone traps on Dec. 15, 2008, near two rice fields northwest of Vinton, La. Identification, injury, scouting and management infomation included. (PDF Format Only)
In Louisiana, prescribed burning is widely used in sugarcane production to reduce the amount of excess plant material associated with the harvest, transportation and processing of sugarcane into raw sugar and molasses. The annual economic value of prescribed burning to the Louisiana sugarcane industry is estimated to be approximately $120 million per year. (PDF Format Only)
This publication provides information to help growers make management decisions. (PDF format only)
This publication lists procedures and specific examples of how to calibrate sugarcane sprayers. (PDF format only)
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