2016 Insect Trap Counts

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.

Weekly Trap Counts for July 8 to July 15 



Black cutworm 2 25
Armyworm 22 256
Corn earworm 20 0
European corn borer 1 0
Southwestern corn borer 1 0
Fall armyworm 17 0

A complete listing of insect trap counts for the 2016 season is available in table and graphic format on the IPM website.


Submitted by Patty Lucas, Extension IPM Specialist


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