Texas Corn Production Emphasizing Pest Management and Irrigation

Source: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service

This guide contains practical, science-based information to help Texas corn producers make economically sound management decisions. The irrigation section covers topics such as irrigation efficiency, soil properties, estimating crop water demand, and water quality. The disease section describes important corn diseases, illustrates their symptoms with color photos, and explains how to establish a disease management plan. The section on insects includes descriptions and photos of major insects and the damage they cause, as well as information about economic thresholds, scouting, and integrated pest management.

By: Noel N. Troxclair, Patrick Porter, Gregory B. Cronholm, Greta Schuster, Dana Porter, Carl D. Patrick, Edsel Bynum, Jr., Steven Davis

ID: B-6177

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