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.
Trap Counts for March 22
|*European Corn Borer (IA)||–||–|
|*European Corn Borer (NY)||–||–|
|*Southwestern Corn Borer||–||–|
*Monitoring will start in April
Submitted by Zenaida Viloria, Research Analyst
Also contributing: Nathan Mercer, Entomology Graduate Student