Resource Portal

​Insect Forecast​

​​​​

provided by: InsectForecast.com

Insect Migration ​Risk Forecast

Is your corn at risk? InsectForecast.com monitors weather patterns and provides daily insect migration data for crop-damaging insects such as Corn Earworm and Western Bean Cutworm.

These risk forecasts utilize strategically placed moth traps across the major crop-growing areas of the country and combined with weather patterns, can provide flight patterns up to five days in advance. Information is updated daily May through September. Stay ahead of the game with InsectForecast.com.

To receive email alerts when your area is at risk, sign up here.

How to Read the Maps

Corn Earworm

March 27, 2015
No Risk

No risk of corn earworm migration is predicted in the next five days.

Western Bean Cutworm

March 27, 2015
No Risk

No risk of western bean cutworm emergence or development is predicted in the next five days.

Corn Rootworm

March 27, 2015
No Risk

No risk of corn rootworm hatch or development is predicted in the next five days.

Soybean Aphid

March 27, 2015
2015_3_27_SBA_day35

Soybean aphid egg hatch risks are in the forecast starting next week across portions of northeast Nebraska, western Iowa, and into far southeast South Dakota. The risk is being issued simply to provide an awareness to soybean growers that soybean aphid eggs are predicted to hatch in the next week or so in the risk area, signifying the start to the soybean aphid season in 2015.