Insect Alert For

Western Bean Cutworm

Risk Level:
Low Risk
Affected Area:
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Alert Details

The annual western bean cutworm flight is now winding down in most areas, and the overall threat from this insect has passed for most fields for the year. There does still remain a Low risk in the forecast this week for some potential isolated problems especially in late-planted fields from eastern lower Michigan into southern Ontario and southwest Quebec, Canada. Growers in these areas should continue to monitor fields for the next week for the potential for some isolated problem spots.