Ontario Field Crop Report – August 24, 2017

Figure 1: Bean leaf beetle pod damage.
(Photo by H Bohner, OMAFRA)

The Season is Not Over Yet for Late Season Pests Like Bean Leaf Beetle, Soybean Aphids and Others

Bean leaf beetle pod damage. Photo credit: H Bohner, OMAFRA

Insects Feeding on Soybean Leaves

Western Bean Cutworm and Scouting in Dry Beans


Soybean Aphids Reaching Threshold in Parts of Ontario

Use Cruiser on Soys This Year – Particularly in South Bruce/North Huron


Moist Soils Brings Forth Different Kinds of Pests


Some insect activity out there, but not much happening yet

Until Mid R6, Soys Still Need Attention – Aphids, BLB and Stink Bugs

Bean Leaf Beetle Adults Active and Some Cereal Leaf Beetle Too

Things to be looking for