Western bean cutworm (WBC) moths have been reported in several Iowa counties. The first moth was captured in Adams County, located in the southeast part of the state, on June 16. Iowa State University trap data can be viewed by county. The presence of adult moths in traps indicates only that scouting efforts should begin in an area.
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Sisson, Adam and Jesse, Laura C.H., "Western Bean Cutworm Scouting Update" (2010). Integrated Crop Management News. 408.
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