Bug Corner

The Bug Corner

Are these insects a Friend or Foe (Pest)? Some insects (like stink bugs) are considered to be pests because they destroy crops while other insects (like the waterfern beetle) eat destructive weeds or pests and are considered to be beneficial.

Be sure to stop by the Bug Corner frequently to learn about a variety of insects affecting agriculture.

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SEM of a carmine predator mite
Persimillis: Saver of the Strawberries

The Carmine predator mite eats other mites and insect pests

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