ALERT: The Winter Cutworm

Large numbers of Winter Cutworm (Noctua pronuba), otherwise known as the Large Yellow Underwing Moth, have been reported throughout the fall and winter months across several counties in western Oregon and Washington. First detected in Oregon in 2001, the winter cutworm has not previously been documented as an agricultural pest in the state. See attached document for further reading.

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