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Illinois: Cooperators Sought for Insect Trapping Network

Illinois: Cooperators Sought for Insect Trapping Network

πŸ‘€By Kelly Estes, Iowa State University 🕔Mar 14, 2017

Despite the snow falling outside of my window this morning, plans continue for the upcoming survey season. Mother Nature has hinted at spring with temperatures in the 70’s just last week and its time to start thinking about spring insect

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Arkansas Corn: Time to Put Out Southwestern Corn Borer Traps

Arkansas Corn: Time to Put Out Southwestern Corn Borer Traps

πŸ‘€By Glenn Studebaker, University of Arkansas 🕔May 19, 2016

There was a significant increase in the number of acres of non-Bt corn planted in Arkansas last year, and it looks like this year is going to be similar.Β  Southwestern corn borer is one of the more destructive pests of

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Georgia Pecans: Traps Take Guess Work Out of Pecan Weevil Control

Georgia Pecans: Traps Take Guess Work Out of Pecan Weevil Control

πŸ‘€By Clint Thompson, University of Georgia 🕔Dec 28, 2015

A fundraising opportunity for one University of Georgia Cooperative Extension office has turned out to be a key insect detection tool for local pecan growers in Dougherty County, Georgia. James Morgan, Dougherty County Agriculture and Natural Resources agent, helps pecan

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Kentucky: Logan County Moth Traps Forecast Armyworm Outbreak

🕔Apr 24, 2015

Leann Martin, Logan County Cooperative Extension Agent and the University of Kentucky are using moth traps to monitor and forecast any potential outbreaks of insects, such as the armyworm.

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Kentucky: Black Cutworm, Armyworm Moth Captures Show Big Increase

πŸ‘€By Doug Johnson, University of Kentucky 🕔Apr 14, 2015

Black cutworm (BCW) and armyworm (AW) moths captured in the IPM traps at the UK-REC in Princeton, KY show a substantial increase for the trap week ending Friday, April 10th. In the case of BCW, 37 moths were captured when

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Iowa State Looks for Volunteers to Monitor Black Cutworm

πŸ‘€By Adam Sisson, Iowa State University Integrated Pest Management 🕔Mar 16, 2015

Black cutworm moths arrive in Iowa with spring storms each year. These moths lay eggs in fields and the emerging black cutworm larvae cut seedling corn. The sporadic nature of this pest makes scouting essential to determine if management is

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Mississippi: Trap Catches Normal, Expect Moderate Worm Pressure

🕔Aug 22, 2014

Insect trap catches are typical for this time of year, so expect moderate worm pressure in all sensitive crops.

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Mississippi Insect Traps: Bollworms Remain High, Tobacco Budworm on the Rise

🕔Aug 1, 2014

Bollworm moth catches continued to be high, so expect significant bollworm larval pressure in vulnerable crops. Tobacco budworm moth catches rose in the Delta this week.

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Mississippi: Moth Counts on the Rise

🕔Jul 3, 2014

Southwestern corn borer counts were up sharply this week, with a few traps in the Delta above treatment thresholds for non-Bt corn.

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Tennessee: Moths Are on Vacation

🕔Jul 3, 2014

Our trap lines are indicating low moth activity for corn earworm, tobacco budworm, and southwestern corn borer.

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