Grasshopper threat dims, for nowJuly 13, 2010 - 7:53ambusiness/agriculture
The region's cool, wet weather has helped to hold down a predicted grasshopper outbreak.
But it's too soon to declare victory over the insects, especially since they're causing big problems in some areas.
"They really haven't been a problem (in North Dakota). But we could see more of them if the weather turns warmer in July," says Janet Knodel, North Dakota State University Extension Service entomologist in Fargo.
Producers should continue...