Japanese Beetles Munching Through Area Landscapes and Fields

A relatively new plant feeding beetle to our area is the Japanese Beetle.  This stout, metallic green beetle with bronze wing covers and white tufts on its sides and rear, can be extremely damaging to a wide array of plants.  It is still spreading northward in our area, but is definitely found throughout the southern […]

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Scouting Pests Important Task for Farms & Gardens

The heat is on.  The projected temperatures in the next couple weeks are going to push plant growth in both fields and gardens & landscapes.  They are also going to push insect development and possibly open up opportunities for diseases to get into plants and cause damage.  Proper pest management on the farm or in […]

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