Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
This video is dedicated to ongoing research on cowpea curculio management in southern peas or cowpeas. Research on this major insect pest started in 2014 and has continued expand with grower demand for information. For further information or immediate consultation about curculio or insecticide resistance concerns, please contact Dr. Ayanava Majumdar at 251-331-8416 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Funding agency: USDA-NIFA Extension IPM Coordination Funds (2014-2016 and 2010-2013)
This video discusses cowpea curculio scouting methods and management. Producers should consult the main author or any of the Commercial Horticulture Regional Extension Agent in Alabama for new IPM recommendations.
Additional Information on Cowpea Curculio
- NEW Extension Bulletin: Cowpea curculio management in Alabama. ANR-2313.
- Cowpea curculio biology (University of Florida/IFAS Extension Bulletin EENY-223)
- Cowpea curculio in southern pea (University of Georgia Extension Circular 1038)
- Cowpea curculio management in southern pea and snap beans – 2012 report (University of Georgia, posted on IR-4 website)
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