Fight The Bite!

Learn more about Zika and its mosquitoes in Kentucky.

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Drones vs. Invaders

Drones scan for invasive Emerald Ash Borers. Learn more about UK Forest Entomology.

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Big Rigs vs. Little Pests

Students like Nathan Mercer conduct field research to investigate pests.

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Asian Longhorned Beetle

Round 'Em Up! Invasive Longhorned Beetles are at the border.

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New Species

Dr. Lenhart's survey of KY grasshoppers finds new records for the state.

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Zika Website: Current Info For Kentuckians

Entomology News

  • September 1, 2017

    Due to weather, our 2017 Family Insect Safari at the University of Kentucky Arboretum has been moved from Friday Sept 1 to Friday Sept 15, 2017, 7pm-9pm. Please join us on the 15th! Read more about the event here.

  • August 31, 2017

    UK Entomology professor and chair Dr. Palli is the recipient of the Entomological Society of America's (ESA) 2017 Nan-Yao Su Award for Innovation and Creativity in Entomology. Read more in the UKnow Article by Katie Pratt.

  • August 24, 2017

    Congratulations to Smitha George for winning a Travel Scholarship to attend the 3rd International Insect Hormone Workshop in Japan.  She also won the “Excellent Presentation” award at this meeting.