Seedcorn Maggot

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THIS MODEL USES AIR TEMPERATURE

IMPORTANT NOTICE. This first version of the seedcorn maggot model uses research from the midwest United States but has lower predictive ability under New York State growing conditions. Work is scheduled, prior to the 2023 season, to improve accuracy and precision using 2022 adult population data collected from more than 80 farms across NY. Check back often for updates and learn more about alternative seedcorn maggot IPM strategies at https://cals.cornell.edu/new-york-state-integrated-pest-management/research-initiatives/current-projects/seedcorn-maggot-ipm

Crop of Interest:

Field Corn