Preparing for Grasshoppers in Montana
May 3, 2023
One of the most important considerations as we look ahead for this year's crops and pasture management are grasshoppers. With the substantial losses of crops and forage to grasshoppers, and there still being significant risks expected for this summer, it is important for farmers and ranchers to know the "3 W's"- where are the hotspots, why are there outbreaks, and what can we do?
To gain insight on this year's grasshopper season outlook, Northern Ag Network's Grace McDonald spoke with State Plant Health Director of USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Gary Adams.
Based on 2022...