Corn Rootworms

SKU A3328

Author(s) J. L. Wedberg.

This fact sheet details the life cycle of the northern, western, and southern corn rootworms, the damage they can cause, and means of effective control (4 pages).


Want to learn more?

View "Corn rootworm damage and root node injury scoring," a 3-minute video available on the University of Wisconsin-Madison Intergrated Crop and Pest Management (IPCM) YouTube channel.

View "Corn Rootworm Management in the Transgenic Era," a February 20, 2014 webinar supported by a USDA-NIFA North Central IPM program grant. Topics covered include: rootworm biology and behavior, resistance evolution and IRM for rootworm, adult management options, larval management options, and decision tree for grower management options.