2014 Insect Trap Counts

Weekly trap counts for major insect pests are provided by the Kentucky IPM Program. Traps are located at the UK Research Center in western Kentucky and the UK Spindletop Farm in Lexington.  Below are trap counts for the current period.

August 22 to August 29

Princeton, KY

Lexington, KY

Black cutworm

8

0

Armyworm

9

10

Corn earworm

29

7

European corn borer

30

0

Southwestern corn borer

0

0

Fall armyworm

287

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Graphs of insect trap counts for the 2014 season are available on the IPM web site at http://www.uky.edu/Ag/IPM/ipm.htm. You can now also select from the menu to view all trap counts for the 2014 season in a table format.

 

 

Submitted by Patty Lucas, IPM Specialist

 

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