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 August 5 to August 11



Black cutworm 16 11
Armyworm 39 3
Corn Earworm 0 0
European Corn Borer (IA) 8 3
European Corn Borer (NY) 12 0
Fall Armyworm 1 0
Southwestern Corn Borer 25 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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