Report to the Oregon Processed Vegetable Commission
Glenn Fisher, R. Berry, and K. West
OSU Dept. of Entomology
- Determine which species of cutworms are pests in table beets.
- Determine if pheromone trap catches can be used to predict cutworm problems and time control measures.
- Evaluate the use of sweep net sampling, egg sampling, soil surface sampling and early leaf feediyy to predict root damage and time control measures.