Timing Key To Spraying For Grasshoppers

Timing Key To Spraying For Grasshoppers VERMILLION (AP) — Timing should be one of the elements farmers take into account when treating South Dakota's grasshopper infestation, a farm specialist said.

Some of the chemicals are restricted, so livestock should not graze on the land after it has been sprayed, said April Borders, an agronomist for the Clay County Extension Service.

Farmers also should not spray too close to harvest time, said Borders.

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