The following information is a Web Extra from the pages of Farm Journal. It corresponds with the article "Sneaky Yield Robbers” by Darrell Smith. You can find the article on page 44 in the January 2008 issue.
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A similar list of insecticides, produced by land grant universities in Nebraska, Colorado, South Dakota, Wyoming and Montana, can be found at http://highplainsipm.org/Crops
. Click on Field Corn. Then click on Western Bean Cutworm.
To see how planting Herculex Bt hybrids may qualify for a reduced premium for federal crop insurance (as a risk reduction practice, in some localities), go to www.rma.usda.gov/pilots/bye.html
. Click on Biotechnology Endorsement
(PDF) (Nov 2008).