Arizona cotton growers participate in a focal group on a new lygus management gaming simulation. They include from left: Craig Bratton, L.A. Farms, Avra Valley; son and father Tommy and Tom Glower, TNT Farms, Marana; and father Pat Pacheco, Pacheco Farm Management, and son Dan Pacheco, Diamond Bell Farms, of Marana.
IPM specialists Peter Ellsworth, left, University of Arizona, and Pete Goodell, University of California, will roll out a new gaming simulation for lygus control in cotton.
Texas lygus team project members include, from left, Texas A&M University entomologists David Kerns, Stan Carroll, and Megha Parajulee.
This computer screenshot from the simulation illustrates selective crop plantings across a local farming community.
An adult lygus on a cotton leaf.
Western Farm Press