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6:00 am
Tue August 12, 2014

USDA Urges People to Look for the Asian Longhorned Beetle During Tree Check Month

The USDA is urging people to take a close look at trees ion their property to help save them from devastating infestation by the Asian Longhorned Beetle. Department spokesman Phillip Baldauf says it has the potential to be a landscape altering pest in this region and across the country. WNKU’s Matt Kelley asked Baldauf what the beetles do to damage trees, and how the problem spreads. (Get more information at www.asianlonghornedbeetle.com )