2018 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
September 14 to September 21

Princeton

Lexington

Black cutworm 0 2
Armyworm 9 102
Corn Earworm 0 0
European Corn Borer (IA) 0 0
European Corn Borer (NY) 0 0
Fall Armyworm 1 0
Southwestern Corn Borer 0 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

 

 

 

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