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  • Alert: Pests Spotted in Arkansas

    Arkansas – According to entomologist Dr. Gus Lorenz, in rice and soybeans there have been sightings of: Red banded stink bugs Soybean loopers Red banded stink bugs continue to be an issue. Some behavioral differences have been noticed between red banded and other varieties of stink bugs. On cool mornings, red banded stink bugs will travel to the base of the plant and onto the soil to capture radiant heat coming off the ground. Because…