Exotic Pest Reporting
James Solomon, USDA Forest Service, Bugwood.org
Stalk borer (Papaipema nebris) is an insect pest. It was first detected in Kentucky in 1984.
Stalk borers may be found feeding on foliage or boring into the stalk of many herbaceous plants, usually during late June to early July.
Summaries of State Plant Protection Laws and Regulations
06/04/2019 - How to Identify Common Stalk Borers and Thresholds
08/04/2017 - Neshannock resident warns supervisors of thistles