11 Jun '11, 10pm

Preventing Stink Bugs | Care2 Healthy & Green Living: Stink bug numbers are rising. Here's how to prevent them.C...

Preventing Stink Bugs | Care2 Healthy & Green Living: Stink bug numbers are rising. Here's how to prevent them.C...

By Steve Graham, Hometalk The name says it all: the smell of a squished stink bug can clear the room. However, the odor is the stink bug’s greatest danger to most homeowners. They are not known to spread disease (though isolated cases of allergic reactions have been reported) or eat clothes, food or other material. They do not even reproduce in the home. On the other hand, harboring stink bugs can lead to larger problems for gardeners and farmers. If stink bugs are allowed to take shelter indoors over the winter, they are likely to find food outdoors in the spring . Various species of stink bug have been blamed for extensive damage to apples, peaches, tomatoes, peppers and many other valuable crops. Home stink bug prevention Therefore, it’s important to keep stink bugs from entering the home before winter. To keep out stink bugs (and many other types of bugs), seal any p...

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care2.com 12 Jun '11, 6pm

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