Overview of the activities and accomplishments of faculty, staff, and students of the LSU Department of Entomology in 2021.
Seed treatments have been used in Louisiana and Texas to prevent red imported fire ant damage in grain sorghum. Seed-protecting insecticides often repel or kill red imported fire ants. This publication includes information on current research in Louisiana that is focused on developing insecticide use strategies to manage the red imported fire ant in grain sorghum. (PDF format only)
This publication describes tarnished plant bugs and includes information on damage, biology, varietal susceptibility, monitoring, insecticide resistance and efficacy. (PDF format only)
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture