1980 Fall Armyworm Symposium: Suppression of Fall Armyworm Populations by Incorporation of Insecticides into Irrigation Water

J. R. Young


Larvae of the fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (J. E. Smith), infesting corn were controlled when chlorpyrifos + oil was applied in irrigation water with a center-pivot irrigation system. Control was achieved with 0.1 and 0.3 in (2700 and 8100 gal) water/acre.

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