webworms

Fall Webworm Watch

We are getting reports in the Extension office of fall webworm activity. While these are common pests, this is a bit more than we normally see. It’s hard to be too bold in predicting the future for insect activity but this is one to keep an eye on right now. Read More...

Webworms!

It’s not exactly a secret at this point but it is abundantly clear that this is going to be another bad year for webworms. Don’t panic. If you do wish to control webworms with a chemical treatment, here are some helpful hints. Read More...

Trees and Insects

Regardless of how the webworm population does or does not develop this year, if you’re a regular follower of this column, you may remember that we seldom advise attempting to control these pests. While it’s no question that they are a visual nuisance, it is rare for them to cause long term problems for a tree. Read More...
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