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
|European Corn Borer (IA)||8||3|
|European Corn Borer (NY)||12||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