Monthly Archives: December 2015

Important Updates From Texas Extension Entomologists

Texas Department of Agriculture Requests Transform Use in 2016 Dr. Pat Porter reports: Dale R. Scott, Coordinator for Pesticide Product Evaluation and Registration, Texas Department of Agriculture, this week submitted a Section 18 (emergency exemption) request to EPA to allow Transform insecticide (sulfoxaflor) to be used on sorghum for sugarcane aphid control in 2016.¬† Read More Here EPA propose removal of chlorpyrifos tolerances Dr. Ed Bynum reports: EPA has a proposal to remove all residue tolerances for chlorpyrifos insecticide. EPA has now opened a 60 day period for… Read More →