Brown marmorated stink bug
After looking unstoppable, Asian stink bugs have finally taken a hit. They seemed to be everywhere last winter and spring, but they finished the year with far fewer numbers.
Fruit growers in seven Eastern states have a new weapon for fighting the brown marmorated stink bug.
The possibility of massive crop loss from the brown marmorated stink bug has convinced the federal government to ease some of its pesticide rules.
It’s an army marching on its stomach, and Maryland crops are on the menu. Brown marmorated stink bugs native to Asia are threatening to destroy crops this summer.