Manitoba Agriculture has posted its weekly Insect and Disease Update.
• Grasshoppers continue to be the biggest insect concern in many area. Some general questions on grasshoppers are discussed.
•Reports have been coming in of soybeans with a range of symptoms that may be attributable to root rots.
• Counts of moths of bertha armyworm have peaked and are now declining to lower levels. Traps for the moths can be removed after counts for this week.