A rare pest was found at the Texas border

An invasive beetle tried to cross the Texas border this month.

It is the first time the Cochabamba beetle was spotted in the U.S.

Border Protection Ag Specialists found it inside a shipment of mangosteen plants from Mexico. It caused concern since the beetle’s larvae would skeletonize leaf surfaces.

This type of beetle is usually found in Central and South America.


APHIS seeks to eradicate long-horn beetle

Cattlemen value dung beetles and earthworms in pasture management

Small, toxic beetles kill 14 horses on Wisconsin ranch

Jalyssa Beaudry tells Brownfield Ag News that 75 percent of the dairy farmers she interviewed do not use automated milking systems on their operations.
Potatoes USA developed new software to see just how popular their product really is.
USDA economists are expecting U.S. wheat exports to go up.
Spot prices for corn posted another three-year low last week and they are mimicking a trend seen about a decade ago.
The deluxe album will be available April 5th