Category Archives: Southwest Bugs

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Salvador Vitanza, Ph.D. Extension Agent-IPM Ascarate Annex 301 Manny Martinez 2nd Floor El Paso, TX 79905 Phone: (915) 771-2354 Fax: (915) 771-2356 Email: ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Dr. Vitanza’s work focuses on cotton, pecan and urban integrated pest management programs in El Paso and Hudspeth Counties, Texas. He conducts weekly field and orchard scouting to support his pecan and cotton programs. In cotton, he provides variety demonstrations and plant performance data (upland and pima), cotton root rot management, plant population demonstrations, cotton production workshops, and turn-row meetings.   In pecans,… Read More →