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2013-01-23 23:01:38

RESCUE!® Stink Bug Trap offers consumers a proven “green” solution that protects yards & homes from the malodorous pests Spokane, WA (PRWEB) January 23, 2013 With the USDA recently naming the brown marmorated stink bug as the top invasive species in America and scientists predicting that the pungent pests will reach record numbers in 2013, the time is at hand to fight stink bugs. Rod Schneidmiller, president of Sterling International, developer of the RESCUE!® Stink...

Methods Improved For Trapping Stink Bugs
2013-01-18 10:41:51

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Baited black traps in a pyramid shape attract significantly more brown marmorated stink bugs than other traps, according to U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) scientists. Evaluating stink bug responses to different visual stimuli may help manufacturers design better traps for monitoring the bugs. Entomologist Tracy Leskey at the Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Appalachian Fruit Research Station in Kearneysville, W.V., focused on visual...

Controlling The Brown Marmorated Stink Bug, USDA's Top-ranked Invasive Insect
2013-01-07 12:18:56

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) First detected in the United States a decade ago, the brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) is now in at least 39 states, is wreaking havoc in homes and gardens, and is a major economic threat to orchard fruits, garden vegetables and row crops. It's no wonder the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) ranks this pest as its top "invasive insect of interest." But help may be on the way: USDA scientists at the Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Invasive...

2012-09-27 10:31:01

The green stink bug is one of the most damaging native stink bug species in the United States. Stink bugs feeding on cotton, soybeans, tomatoes, peaches, and other crops can result in cosmetic damage as well as reduced quality and yield. A new article in the Journal of Integrated Pest Management, "Biology and Management of the Green Stink Bug," offers farmers and growers advice on how to deal with this insect pest. According to the authors, stink bugs have become a major challenge to...

2012-06-07 23:00:46

Experts say the critical window to catch stink bugs before they mate and multiply is now! RESCUE! Stink Bug Trap offers home gardeners a proven “green” solution against the imminent stink bug onslaught. Spokane, WA (PRWEB) June 07, 2012 Out of sight should not mean out of mind. The “great awakening” is upon us; stink bugs are ready to mate and multiply. Experts warn that now´s the critical time to catch stink bugs with a RESCUE!® stink bug trap before your...

2012-05-29 23:00:30

Experts say the critical window to catch stink bugs before they mate and multiply is now! RESCUE! Stink Bug Trap offers home gardeners a proven “green” solution against the imminent stink bug onslaught. Spokane, WA (PRWEB) May 29, 2012 Out of sight should not mean out of mind. The “great awakening” is upon us; stink bugs are ready to mate and multiply. Experts warn that now´s the critical time to catch stink bugs with a RESCUE!® stink bug trap before your...

2012-03-01 08:00:00

RESCUE Stink Bug Traps are the “green” solution developed by scientists and proven to capture stink bugs. SPOKANE, WA (PRWEB) March 01, 2012 Stink bugs are waking from their winter slumber with ravenous appetites and ready to cause havoc for home gardeners and devour plants, trees, veggies, berries and fruit and RESCUE! Stink Bug traps are here to help. To date, more than 33 states have reported stink bugs, with the highest concentration in Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey,...

2011-09-17 07:00:00

The stink bug population continues to explode across New Jersey. If you have not yet seen one of these prehistoric-looking creatures up close and personal inside your home, you are in the lucky minority. Stink bug control requires barrier control. Seal potential entries and have a pest control professional apply an exterior, preventative spray. It will mean the difference between a full-blown infestation and a few isolated sightings. Neptune City, NJ (PRWEB) September 17, 2011 The fall...


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2005-09-12 10:42:33

Pentatomidae is a family of insects that includes some of the stink bugs and shield bugs. If disturbed, stink bugs will emit a pungent, bad-smelling liquid, whose rancid almond smell is due to cyanide compounds. Their antennae are 5-segmented, which gives the family its name. Their bodies are usually shield-shaped. Many stink bugs and shield bugs are considered agricultural pest insects, because they can create large populations; they suck plant juices and damage crop production, and...

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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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