John K. Saichuk, Meszaros, Anna
Aphids can infest rice and weeds as well. Aphids are feeding on weeds in the field, and when the weeds start to die they move onto newly emerged seedlings. Good and early weed control prior to rice emergence can help to avoid moving aphid infestation from weeds to rice seedlings.
Click on the links above to go to the Aphids home page or the Rice Insects Photo Galleries home page.
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture