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Alfalfa weevil can cause significant yield loss and their 
territory is getting larger.

They’re nasty little critters — and alfalfa weevils are on the move

Previously deemed a southern Alberta problem, alfalfa weevils have been spotted as far north as Stettler and Provost

Well, it turns out alfalfa weevils can’t read road signs. “We thought it was a southern Alberta problem that doesn’t go beyond Highway 1 — most weevils don’t like it beyond Highway 1 — but lo and behold, we found it all the way through Stettler and Provost,” said Shelley Barkley, insect research technologist with […] Read more