Assistance with 2019 European corn borer and corn disease survey requested

Overwintering ECB larva
September 9, 2019

Bruce Potter, Bill Hutchison and Dean Malvick

Each fall, approximately 150 corn fields are surveyed for the presence of corn borer damage, overwintering corn borer larvae, and corn diseases. During the growing season, weekly updates of ECB moth captures in black light traps are made available at: https://www.vegedge.umn.edu/moth-data/ecb-info. Funding from the Minnesota Corn Research and Promotion Council has provided us an opportunity to improve these efforts. Continue reading on the Minnesota Crop News Blog