Identification & Management
Control information for the sugarcane borer and other insect pests of sugarcane – cultural practices and varietal resistance.
The Mexican Rice Borer continues to move eastward into the Louisiana sugar industry. Research continues as to identify effective control measures.
The West Indian canefly is a damaging pest of sugarcane. It was first reported in Louisiana in 1944, with major outbreaks in 1969, 1997, 2012, and 2016.
2017 Insect Pest Management Guide – Complete book - 231 pages
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture