2017 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.

Trap Counts for June 10 to June 16 

Princeton

Black cutworm 4
Armyworm 6
Corn Earworm 0
European Corn Borer (IA) 0
European Corn Borer (NY) 0
Fall Armyworm 0
Southwestern Corn Borer 39

 

Trap Counts for June 10 to June 23 

Lexington

Black cutworm 61
Armyworm 17
Corn Earworm 22
European Corn Borer (IA) 0
European Corn Borer (NY) 0
Fall Armyworm 0
Southwestern Corn Borer 0

 

Trap Counts for June 17 to June 23 

Princeton

Black cutworm 0
Armyworm 50
Corn Earworm 0
European Corn Borer (IA) 2
European Corn Borer (NY) 1
Fall Armyworm 0

 A complete listing of insect trap counts for the 2017 season is available in table and graphic format on the IPM website.

 

Submitted by Yaziri Gonzalez, Entomologist

 

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