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Wheat planted in sandy soils face greater wireworm risk

December 16, 2016
By Capital Press

Wheat planted in sandy soil may be more susceptible to damage when wireworms are present, according to new research from the University of Idaho. Up to 60 per cent of both wheat and barley plants sustained feeding damage in the sandiest soils, compared with 30 to 40 per cent in other soil types. | READ MORE


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