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.

Weekly Trap Counts for July 29 to August 4 



Black cutworm 0 12
Armyworm 42 67
Corn Earworm 1 3
European Corn Borer (IA) 0 0
European Corn Borer (NY) 1 0
Fall Armyworm 4 1
Southwestern Corn Borer 153 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



Posted in Insect Trap Counts
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