Sunday, May 12, 2013

Home Grown: Keeping Out the Kudzu Bugs


Adult kudzu bugs will emerge in the spring, lay eggs on sprouting kudzu and begin building large populations. In addition to dining on kudzu, the insect also feeds on soybeans and other legumes, including beans in home gardens.

Researchers have been searching for ways to control the insect, recently introduced from Asia. Until a control is found, the following tips are offered to homeowners who want to keep the pest at bay:

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