Insect Alert For

Corn Rootworm

Risk Level:
High Risk
Affected Area:
Full page
Alert Details

Corn rootworm hatch is predicted to commence or continue especially across the southern corn-growing region this week. Fields in southeast Colorado, Kansas, western, central and eastern Illinois, and central Indiana are at greatest risk this week. Additional hatches may also occur in far southeast Nebraska, far southwest and southeast Iowa, northern Missouri, eastern Indiana, and west central into central Ohio as well this week and next weekend. Growers located within the hatch risk area should monitor for signs of new larvae in the week ahead.