E-579: Managing Insect Pests of Texas Sunflower
sunflower insect pests information sheet

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Publication Date: Revised June 2020!
Email: ct-allen@tamu.edu

Product Code: E-579

Electronic download only. Insect pests are often a major limiting factor in Texas sunflower production. This publication describes the major insect pests infesting the sunflower head, stalk, foliage and roots, and offers suggestions for controlling them, including a table of insecticides. It also suggests ways to protect bees and other pollinators from insecticides. (Revising Author: Holly Davis 12 pages, 4 tables, 30 figures) Original version by: Edsel Bynum, Jr.