2007 Western New York Sweet Corn Pheromone Trap Network
Project Leader: A. Seaman, NYS IPM
Cooperators: A. Abers, Abers Acres, et. al.
Abstract: Three of the important insect pests of sweet corn, European corn borer, corn earworm, and fall armyworm, cause damage to ears in their "worm" or larval stage. These pests are moths in their adult stage. A network of traps baited with the pheromones that male and female moths use to find each other has been operating across western