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Cowpea Curculio Outbreak Anticipated after Mild Winter

Peas are a staple food throughout the South. ¬†Whether you prefer southern peas, cowpeas, or blackeye peas, they are all under threat from the cowpea curculio, also known locally as pea weevils.¬† With the mild winter this year, growers can anticipate that cowpea curculios may show up much earlier in the season, with a much …

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