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Managing Insect and Mite Pest of Texas Sorghum

Date of Publication
December 7, 2021
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To meet production goals and maintain profits, grain sorghum growers need to adopt an integrated approach to managing insect and mite pests. Integrated pest management (IPM) takes advantage of all appropriate pest management strategies, including the judicious use of pesticides. This guide explains insect pest biology, pest damage, and management options for grain sorghum production. (37 pages)

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    This 1-page publication contains three color photographs to aid in diagnosing Sorghum ergot.

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    Do you know how to apply IPM principles to your school garden as required by Texas state law? After this course, learners will know how IPM principles apply to school gardens, differentiate between harmful and beneficial insects, and more. District School IPM Coordinators can use this module as part of their education plan.

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    This introductory course is for School district administrators, animal control specialists, code enforcement agents, and pest management professionals. This course offers SPCS-TDA license holders 1 Pest CEU toward annual license renewal.

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    This course is for new or veteran school IPM coordinators, school administrators, and others who need to understand the Texas school IPM requirements.

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    This 8 hour course is designed to satisfy the Apprentice Training Requirements as specified in Rule 7.132 (i) (2) and will cover common structural invertebrate and vertebrate pests of the United States, particularly in the state of Texas.