Exotic Pest Reporting
Western corn rootworm
Western corn rootworm (Diabrotica virgifera) is an insect pest of Corn. It was first detected in Illinois in 1964.
This species attacsk mainly maize , the larvae feeding on the roots and the adults feeding on the leaves and silks.
01/16/2018 - Corn rootworm update for 2018
09/22/2017 - New bug threatens Whatcom County corn crop
09/08/2017 - Pest & Crop Newsletter
06/12/2017 - Pest and Crop Newsletter
07/11/2016 - Pest - Western Bean Cutworm Update and VIDEO
07/07/2014 - Western Corn Rootworm Beetles Emerging
04/04/2014 - Insect Pest Survival During a Harsh Winter