2015 Insect Trap Counts

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

May 1 to May 8

Princeton, KY

Lexington, KY

Black cutworm

11

24

Armyworm

44

265

European corn borer

0

0

Southwestern corn borer

0

0

Corn earworm

0

0

Fall armyworm

0

0

Graphs of insect trap counts of black cutworm and armyworm for 2015 are available on the IPM Web site.

 

Submitted by Ric Bessin, Extension Entomologist

 

 

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