Institution:Mississippi Peanut Growers Association
Project Fiscal Year:2017
Report Received Date:
Project NPB Budget:$27,360
Expenses to date have included the salary and fringe benefits for a Ph.D. graduate student, Mrs. Brittany Lipsey.
1) To determine the impact of insect defoliation on peanut development and yield
2) To evaluate foliar insecticides for control of defoliating insect pests ( corn earworm, cutworm, fall armyworm, etc.) and their impact on yields.