The fall armyworm, which looks similar to the tobacco cutworm
, but is a more serious threat, has recently caused large-scale damage in China, Africa, and South Asia.
Grizzlies in the region eat a wide variety of plants but have historically gotten most of their proteins from whitebark pine nuts, army cutworm
moths, elk or bison meat, and Yellowstone cutthroat trout.
Effects of fenoxycarb, juvenile hormone mimetic on female sexual behavior of the black cutworm
, Agrotis ypsilon (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae).
The black cutworm
Agrotis ipsilon (Hufnagel, 1767) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) is a polyphagous pest that feeds on nearly all varieties of vegetables and many important grains, attacking mainly Solanaceae, Cruciferae and Curcubitaceae; however, they can also attack other species of different plant families, such as corn and soybeans (Link and Pedrolo 1987; Fernandes et al.
Chapters guide the reader to transforming their garden into a haven of native trees, shrubs, and herbacious plants; providing food and shelter for local plants, insects, birds, and wildlife; controlling plant-eating insects naturally through insect-eating insects and songbirds; and protecting vegetables or small fruits through environmentally-friendly means such as interplantings, floating row covers, cutworm
collars, and occasional hand-picking.
Based on the crop damages, it is also generally known as Indian leaf worm, tobacco caterpillar and tobacco cutworm
. Severe incidence of this pest may demand wide use of insecticides to safeguard the infested crops (Carasi et al., 2014).
Jeyasankar, Antifeedant, Insecticidal and Growth Inhibitory Activities of Selected Plant Oils on Black Cutworm
, Agrotis ipsilon (Hufnagel) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), Asian Pac.
Western bean cutworm
moths have been found in traps throughout southwestern Ontario, according to a report from the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA).
The minor pests observed in the current study were Thrips, Jassid, Jujube Gray weevil, Jujube looper, Cutworm
Secondly, you can use it at night at 2 o'clock in the morning and go out and do an insect survey, so things like cutworm
popping out at night time, slugs, worms, things like that," Fagan said fondly.
POWERCORE will reportedly provide increased corn yield between 5% and 10% with the control of major corn pests, including Fall armyworm, Sugarcane borer, Corn earworm, Corn stalk borer and Black cutworm
and tolerance to two types of herbicides - glyphosate and glufosinate.
Rain in the summer usually catches pests such as aphids, caterpillars and cutworm
at vulnerable stages," says Barter.