wireworms

UF Study Helps Save Revenue, Farms From Wireworms

Dan Field Crops, Florida, Industry News Release

by Beverly James University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences¬† Scientists with the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences are helping state growers save money by managing wireworms in their sweet potato farms. Wireworms became a problem in Florida after sweet potato growers converted fields previously used to grow grain crops, said Robert Hochmuth, director …