Learn more about Zika and its mosquitoes in Kentucky.
Students like Nathan Mercer conduct field research to investigate pests.
Round 'Em Up! Invasive Longhorned Beetles are at the border.
Dr. Lenhart's survey of KY grasshoppers finds new records for the state.
Faculty Position Available: Arthropod Vector Ecologist (PDF)Zika Website: Current Info For Kentuckians
UK Entomology graduate student Sydney Crawley won first place for her presentations at the American Mosquito Control Association (Hollandsworth Prize) in February and the National Conference on Urban Entomology in May. Congratulations Sydney!
Our entomologists have created a new website with current information about Zika and the mosquitoes that can potentially transmit the disease. Read the full article at UKAgNews, and visit the Zika site at: http://pest.ca.uky.edu/EXT/ZIKA/1kyzika.html
UK Entomologists Jennie Condra and Bernadette Mach were interviewed by the University of Kentucky's NPR affiliate, WUKY, about pollinators and invasive insects. Listen to the interview at WUKY.
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