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The world of local pests is complicated, ever-changing, and endlessly fascinating. See what we mean and check out our blog! 

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The lady bug… or is it the Asian beetle

It seems kind of funny when you look at these harmless looking insects’ knowing that they were actually introduced by the Department of Agriculture into the United States as an agent of biological control. They’re a known predator of scale and aphid insects, and believe it or not, did not even begin overwintering in our area until 1993 despite being introduced in the late 70’s and early 80’s.Read more