Stalk borers are notorious for killing or stunting corn rows next to fences, grassed waterways, and conservation terraces. To stop this damage, fields must be scouted on a timely basis if an insecticide is the method of control.
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Rice, Marlin E. and Pope, Richard O., "Stalk borers--on the edge, in your corn" (2006). Integrated Crop Management News. 1278.
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