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 September 7 to 14
|European Corn Borer (IA)||0||0|
|European Corn Borer (NY)||0||0|
|Southwestern Corn Borer||1||0|
For historical IPM insect trap data for Kentucky, go to this site
Submitted by Zenaida Viloria, Research Analyst
Also contributing: Yaziri Gonzalez, IPM Entomologist and Nathan Mercer, Entomology Graduate Student