1. K-State home
  2. »Entomology
  3. »K-State Extension Entomology - Overview
  4. »Directory of Insect Information
  5. »Facts & Information on Crop Pests
  6. »Facts & Information on Corn Pests

Department of Entomology

Department of Entomology
123 W. Waters Hall
Kansas State University
Manhattan KS 66506-4004

785-532-6154
785-532-6232 fax
entomology@ksu.edu

Entomology's 2025 Strategic Plan

Entomology 2025 Plan

K-State 150 logo

Like us and follow us:

Facts & Information on Corn Pests

Links to relevant publications: 

Planting Time Decisions

  1. Black Cutworm
  2. Chinch Bug
  3. Corn Borers
  4. Corn Rootworm
  5. Seedcorn Beetle and Seedcorn Maggot
  6. Western Bean Cutworm
  7. Wireworms and White Grubs

Postemergence Corn Pests

Aphids

  1. Corn Leaf Aphid

Beetles

  1. Billbug
  2. Corn Flea Beetle
  3. Corn Rootworm
  4. Southern Corn Leaf Beetle

Miscellaneous Pests

  1. Chinch Bug
  2. Grasshoppers
  3. Spider Mites

Worms

  1. Armyworm
  2. Black Cutworm
  3. European Corn Borer
  4. Southwestern Corn Borer
  5. Corn Earworm
  6. Fall Armyworm
  7. Garden Webworm
  8. Stalk Borer
  9. Western Bean Cutworm

Corn Insect Management

General Comments on Corn Insect Pest Management