New Cutworm Field Guide by Dr. Kevin Floate
Use the links below to download the "Cutworm Pests of Crops on the Canadian Prairies - Identification and Management Field Guide", by Dr. Kevin Floate. The guide is available as a PDF in English or French.
The guide provides detailed information on each of the important economic cutworm species. There are also sections on general biology, history of outbreaks, scouting techniques, the important role that natural enemies play and a list of additional information sources.
Funding for preparation of this publication was provided by the Canola Council of Canada (CARP Project No. 2012-1) with contributions from the Alberta Canola Producers Commission, Saskatchewan Canola Development Commission (SaskCanola) and the Manitoba Canola Growers Association in partnership with the Alberta Crop Industry Development Fund.