‘Good’ and ‘Bad’ Bugs - 27 East

‘Good’ and ‘Bad’ Bugs

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Ground Level

  • Publication: East Hampton Press
  • Published on: Nov 28, 2023
  • Columnist: Marilee Foster
Early this summer, while scouting the eggplant, I came across a few potato beetles. They were the first hatch, the ones laid weeks earlier by the adults that survived the... more

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