Insect Alert For

Western Bean Cutworm

Risk Level:
Moderate Risk
Affected Area:
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Alert Details

Moderate western bean cutworm risks remain in place for another day across southeast Ontario and southwest Quebec, Canada as the annual flight continues to subside. By next week, only eastern Ontario and southern/western Quebec, Canada remain in a Low risk for a few lingering moths in late-planted or maturing fields. The risk from this particular insect should subside completely by the end of next week. Growers with any fields still at susceptible stages to damage should continue to monitor these fields for the next few days, but the threat has largely ended for this growing season.