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  • Beware of Caterpillars in Brassica Crops

    As growers start planting brassica crops, understanding pest pressures becomes increasingly important. Caterpillars can cause significant damage to brassica, so knowing what to look out for and how to handle these insects is a must this season. When looking for caterpillars, some common species include: Ear armyworms Cabbage loopers Cabbage white butterflies When these species feed, crops can become overrun. These pests come from moths, so it is important to recognize control options that deter…

This agronomic image shows pepper crops.
This agronomic image shows the squash variety called Grandprize.
This agronomic image shows a whitefly.