Armyworm Forecasts

Latest Forecast from ETOP - 4th Sep 2014

Latest Forecast from ETOP - 4th Sep 2014

SYNOPSIS: No outbreaks reported during this period; no new outbreaks expected until the rains begin in southern outbreak areas (late Oct to early Dec).

Thu 04 September 2014

Latest Forecast from ETOP - 5th Aug 2014

Latest Forecast from ETOP - 5th Aug 2014

SYNOPSIS: A small outbreak was reported in northern ETHIOPIA in July. New outbreaks may appear in northern ETHIOPIA and southern ERITREA.

Sat 09 August 2014

Latest Forecast from IRLCO-CSA - 1st Aug 2014

Latest Forecast from IRLCO-CSA - 1st Aug 2014

SYNOPSIS: There were no reports of African Armyworm (Spodoptera exempta Walker) outbreaks received from any of the IRLCO-CSA Member Countries. Forecast (Aug - Oct): Outbreaks of armyworm are not expected in most Member States in the forecast period. Plant Protection units of Member States are advised to start preparing for setting up pheromone traps for forecasting outbreaks.

Fri 01 August 2014

Latest Forecast from IRLCO-CSA - 1st Aug 2014

Latest Forecast from IRLCO-CSA - 1st Aug 2014

SYNOPSIS: There were no reports of African Armyworm (Spodoptera exempta Walker) outbreaks received from any of the IRLCO-CSA Member Countries. Forecast (Aug - Oct): Outbreaks of armyworm are not expected in most Member States in the forecast period. Plant Protection units of Member States are advised to start preparing for setting up pheromone traps for forecasting outbreaks.

Fri 01 August 2014

Latest Forecast from IRLCO-CSA - 3rd July 2014

Latest Forecast from IRLCO-CSA - 3rd July 2014

SYNOPSIS: There were no reports of African Armyworm (Spodoptera exempta Walker) outbreaks received from any of the IRLCO-CSA Member Countries. The IRLCO-CSA region is likely to be free from Armyworm outbreaks.

Thu 03 July 2014

Latest Forecast from ETOP - 9th June 2014

Latest Forecast from ETOP - 9th June 2014

SYNOPSIS: Small-scale outbreaks detected in ETHIOPIA in May. Further outbreaks expected central and northern ETHIOPIA, southern ERITREA, possibly KENYA and TANZANIA.

Mon 09 June 2014

Latest Forecast from IRLCO-CSA - 4th June 2014

Latest Forecast from IRLCO-CSA - 4th June 2014

SYNOPSIS: There were no reports of African Armyworm (Spodoptera exempta Walker) outbreaks received from any of the IRLCO-CSA Member Countries. Armyworm season has ended in Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia and Zimbabwe; it may continue in Kenya and northern Tanzania.

Wed 04 June 2014

Latest Forecast from ETOP - 5th May 2014

Latest Forecast from ETOP - 5th May 2014

SYNOPSIS: Outbreaks continue in TANZANIA and KENYA. Further outbreaks expected northern TANZANIA, KENYA and possibly southern ETHIOPIA.

Mon 05 May 2014