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 19 to August 26 



Black cutworm 4 11
Armyworm 83 27
Corn earworm 24 0
European corn borer 3 0
Southwestern corn borer 15 0
Fall armyworm 43 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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