Armyworm Forecasts

Latest African Armyworm Forecast from ETOP - 3rd Dec 2014

Latest African Armyworm Forecast from ETOP - 3rd Dec 2014

SYNOPSIS: No significant outbreaks reported during this period; activities are expected to have started at the foothills of the seasonal rains in the southern outbreak region.

Wed 03 December 2014

Latest African Armyworm Forecast from IRLCO-CSA - 3rd Dec 2014

Latest African Armyworm Forecast from IRLCO-CSA - 3rd Dec 2014

SYNOPSIS: The African Armyworm, Spodoptera exempta Walker, outbreak season commenced with the start of seasonal rains in most Member Countries. However there were no reports of outbreaks from any Member country during November. Monitoring of armyworm moths using pheromone traps commenced in most Member countries.

Wed 03 December 2014

Latest African Armyworm Forecast from ETOP - 6th Nov 2014

Latest African Armyworm Forecast from ETOP - 6th Nov 2014

SYNOPSIS: No outbreaks reported during this period; new outbreaks expected when the rains begin in southern outbreak areas at the foothills of the seasonal rains.

Thu 06 November 2014

Latest Forecast from IRLCO-CSA - 5th Nov 2014

Latest Forecast from IRLCO-CSA - 5th Nov 2014

SYNOPSIS: There were no reports of African Armyworm (Spodoptera exempta Walker) outbreaks received from any of the IRLCO-CSA Member Countries. Most Member countries have started servicing pheromone traps in preparation for monitoring moths’ movements and development of outbreaks.

Wed 05 November 2014

Latest Forecast from ETOP - 6th Oct 2014

Latest Forecast from ETOP - 6th Oct 2014

SYNOPSIS: No outbreaks reported during this period; new outbreaks expected when the rains begin in southern outbreak areas sometime in late Oct into Nov.

Mon 06 October 2014

Latest Forecast from IRLCO-CSA - 6th Sep 2014

Latest Forecast from IRLCO-CSA - 6th Sep 2014

SYNOPSIS: There were no reports of African Armyworm (Spodoptera exempta Walker) outbreaks received from any of the IRLCO-CSA Member Countries. Forecast (Oct - Dec): The 2014/205 Armyworm season in the IRLCO-CSA region commences with onset of the rains which is normally in October/November.

Sat 06 September 2014

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