Missy Bauer, Associate Field Agronomist for Farm Journal, encourages retailers to eliminate the guesswork about insect pressure by assigning someone to the role of bug boss. Here are some brief tips that she offers to help you and your bug boss this season.
Blueberries are more adept to buzz pollination, a vibrating act performed by bumble bee species and other native pollinators that literally shakes the pollen from the flower. However, the availability and abundance of these native pollinators are often not enough to support pollination needs for larger or commercial operations. This is[…]Read More »
Insecticide-resistance is a genetic decline in a pest inhabitant’s exposure to a pesticide, the inheritances are transferred from one generation to other generation. Crops that have been genetically engineered for Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) resistance could significantly lower production costs and grant farmers with new insect control ways within the upcoming[…]Read More »