Soybean School: Painted Lady Caterpillar Dines on Thistle and Soybeans

July 31, 2017

The painted lady caterpillar, also known as the thistle caterpillar, is typically something pulse growers in Western Canada have seen as a beneficial insect.

In this Soybean School episode, Glenda Clezy, Agronomy Specialist with Saskatchewan Pulse Growers, explains as soybean acres increase across Saskatchewan, they’re starting to see different issues arise — one of these being the painted lady caterpillar.


Saskatchewan Pulse Growers Strategic Plan

May 2015

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