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 August 5 to August 12



Black cutworm 0 10
Armyworm 26 84
Corn earworm 6 0
European corn borer 4 0
Southwestern corn borer 1 0
Fall armyworm 320 1

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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