Wireworms feed on germinating cotton seeds and emerging seedlings, destroying the plants and reducing the crop stand and yield.
In this publication you will learn about:
- True wireworms (click beetles)
- False wireworms (darkling beetles)
- The life cycles of wireworms
- The damage wireworms cause
- How to manage infestations through cultural management
- Biological control
- Chemical control
- Action thresholds
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