Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Week of May 31 PEST NEWS

Check out the NC PEST NEWS for your weekly update on pests or beneficials that maybe active in your area now. For Ornamentals and Turf, the topics, pests and beneficials highlighted this week are:
Do Not Move Firewood, Spined Soldier Bugs Have a Point,Giant Resin Bees,Time Flies and Fireflies, Hemlock Woolly Adelgids in North Carolina, Gloomy Scales and Indian Wax Scales.

Firefly larvae are good they eat slugs!

Firefly larvae eat slugs!

For more information contact your local Cooperative Extension Center and ask for the Commercial Horticulture Agent.