It looks and acts alot like our common fruit flies, but this one is a whole lot worse. Yet another Asian invasive, this insect is slowly establishing itself throughout North America.
Rarely will you see a more beautiful bird, and rarely will you see a greater nuisance. These gluttons come en masse, sometimes a dozen, sometimes a hundred. They are the songbird equivalent of the locust, able to reduce a berry … Read more
The cane borer adult lays its eggs within the stem of a raspberry plant. upon hatching the creature will eat internally and head down the stem doing continual damage. Identification of infection, mercifully, is easy to spot. Two lines running … Read more
These little devils can sompletely defoliate an entire bush in short order. More to come…… Read more