This quick reference guide provides an overview of common pests and predator groups and their sizes, habitat preferences, and timing in cotton fields. This visual guide is intended to help facilitate future scouting and provide information on common predatory arthropods in Georgia cotton systems. When growing cotton, scouting for key pests and beneficials is critical to making informed and cost effective management decisions.

Status and Revision History
Published on Jul 16, 2019

Jason Schmidt Assistant Professor, Entomology Phillip Marion Roberts Extension Entomologist - Cotton, Entomology Melissa Clarice Thompson Research Technician III, Entomology Michael D Toews Professor, Co-Director of the Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health, Entomology
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