The Iowa Pest Alert Network was created in 2022 to provide short, timely updates via text messaging to farmers and crop consultants, agronomists, and extension personnel that advise farmers. This website links to more information about key pests in the Midwest, degree day mapping, regional updates, and supplemental publications.
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- IA Pest Alert: Soybean gall midge confirmed in Hamilton, Marion, and Story counties. Learn how to scout SGM at the link below.Aug 10, 2023
- IA Pest Alert: Scout for aphids! Read these articles for scouting and management considerations in corn and soybean.Aug 9, 2023
- IA Pest Alert: Soybean gall midge confirmed in Marshall and Hardin counties. Learn how to scout SGM at the link below.Aug 2, 2023