Sorghum Partners® Announces Sugarcane Aphid Integrated Pest Management Program
Apr 16th, 2015
Chicago, IL—Sorghum Partners®, a Chromatin, Inc. brand, today announced a Sugarcane Aphid Integrated Pest Management (IPM) program that combines the use of multiple pest control tactics to help mitigate the effects of the sugarcane aphid pest on sorghum.
The Sugarcane aphid has rapidly become an important pest of sorghum in the U.S. but can be successfully managed despite its known aggressiveness.
“Our Integrated Pest Management program establishes the best practices to maximize your operation’s economic return potential,” said Scott Staggenborg, Director of Product Portfolio & Technology Advancement at Chromatin, Inc., the parent company of the Sorghum Partners® brand. “We want our growers to know that the sugarcane aphid can be successfully managed using our comprehensive program.”
About Sorghum Partners® Brand
Sorghum Partners® seed provides high quality sorghum seeds that are planted on millions of acres around the world. Sorghum Partners® grain and forage sorghum products are carefully processed in a fully equipped seed processing facility in New Deal, Texas. Each seed lot is professionally tested and certified by an in-house seed quality lab that is registered with U.S. and international regulatory authorities. For additional information about Sorghum Partners® seed products call 1-855-SORGHUM. Sorghum Partners® is a brand owned by Chromatin, Inc.
Director, Product Portfolio & Technology Advancement