Cotton and soybean insect pest information is available via text alerts that direct users to an online recording. “Pest Patrol Alerts” or online recordings will be updated on a weekly basis and provide an overview of the current insect situation as well as scouting and management tips for cotton and soybean insect pests. After a new message is recorded, a text message is sent to alert users that a new recording is available. Users can subscribe to receive text message alerts for Georgia updates in two easy steps.
Step one: Register by texting “pestpat10″ to 97063. (Or sign up online at www.syngentaus.com/PestPatrol).
Step two: Reply to the confirmation text with the letter “Y” to complete registration.
Thanks to Syngenta for sponsoring the Pest Patrol program.