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Archive for October, 2012

The Scoop on Stink Bugs

It’s that time of year again: Temperatures outside are dropping, and to some insects that’s an open invitation to enter your home and hunker down for the winter. Outside of New England, there are a lot of news stories about stink bugs invading people’s homes and destroying crops. The insect featured in those stories is […]

Emerald Ash Borer: Public Meetings

Public meetings to address the recent discovery of Emerald Ash Borer (Agrilus planipennis) in Massachusetts will be held the week of Oct. 14th at the following locations and times: Tuesday, October 16, 2012 – 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Berkshire Atheneum, One Wendell Avenue, Pittsfield, MA Wednesday, October 17, 2012 – 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 […]