Summary

Northern Aroostook

The incidence of potato aphids increased on the tower traps. Adult Colorado potato beetles and larvae are active. Low numbers of potato leafhoppers are being found on our tower traps. Minor European corn borer moth activity is being detected. Tarnished plant bug activity is being reported.

 

 Central Aroostook

The incidence of potato aphids increased on the tower traps. Adult Colorado potato beetles and larvae are active. Low numbers of potato leafhoppers are being found on our tower traps. Minor European corn borer moth activity is being detected. Tarnished plant bug activity is being reported

 

Southern Aroostook

Potato aphids are active in some fields and the incidence of potato aphids increased on the tower traps. Adult Colorado potato beetles and larvae are active. Low numbers of potato leafhoppers are being found on our tower traps. Minor European corn borer moth activity is being detected. Tarnished plant bug activity is being reported

 

Central Maine

We are collecting low numbers of colonizing aphids in our water pan traps currently.  Adult Colorado potato beetles and larvae are active. Some potato flea beetle activity is being reported. Potato leafhoppers, adults and  nymphs are being reported in potatoes. Tarnished plant bug activity is being reported.