The winged from of bird cherry-oat aphids has been observed in winter wheat in Twin Falls County, Idaho; the wheat was planted in late-September.
Name: Rhopalosiphum padi
Name: Ips spp.
BLAINE, Wash. (AP) — Another nest built by Asian giant hornets north of Seattle close to the Canada border has been destroyed, according to state officials.
Name: Phenacoccus spp.
BLAINE, Wash. (AP) — Officials say they’ve destroyed a second nest of Asian giant hornets found in northwestern Washington state this year and are preparing to take down a third.
Name: Musca autumnalis
SPOKANE — Officials in Washington state said Thursday they had destroyed the first Asian giant hornet nest of the season, which was located near the town of Blaine along the Canadian border.
BLAINE — Authorities say they have found the first Asian giant hornet nest of 2021 in a rural area in Washington state, about a quarter-mile from where a resident reported seeing one of the hornets earlier this month.
Name: Chionaspis pinifoliae
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — For Sue Mills, it was simultaneously concerning and reassuring for her staff to find a quagga mussel attached to a boat that was about to hit the water in Yellowstone National Park.
Name: Byturus bakeri
Name: Cicadomorpha spp.
Name: Pulvinaria innumerabilis
In the past two years, three U.S. juries have awarded multimillion-dollar verdicts to plaintiffs who asserted that glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup, gave them non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a cancer of the immune system. Bayer, a German chemical company, bought Roundup’s inventor, Monsant…
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A punishing drought in the U.S. West is drying up waterways, sparking wildfires and leaving farmers scrambling for water. Next up: a plague of voracious grasshoppers.
Name: Rhagoletis pomonella
Name: Philaenus spumarius
This bug is creeping around your property. He may be friend or foe.
Name: Manduca quinquemaculata
Name: Eriophyes pyri
Name: Malacosoma californicum
Name: Trionymus haancheni
Name: Dermestes Lardarius
The Idaho State Department of Agriculture has confirmed the presence of Eurasian watermilfoil, an aquatic noxious weed, in Blue Heart Spring near Box Canyon on the Snake River. ISDA’s recent investigation and sampling confirmed the presence of both Andean watermilfoil, a native species, and …
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Wildlife agencies in Oregon, Washington and Idaho are urging pet stores to stop selling a popular aquarium product after discovering invasive zebra mussels inside them.
HAGERMAN, Idaho (AP) — Two types of aquatic plants have been growing at the bottom of Blue Heart Springs in Idaho, threatening the tourist destination’s blue waters by obscuring the sand below and turning the water green, environmental officials said.
SALT LAKE CITY — Since 1993 the Utah Department of Agriculture and Food (UDAF) Invasive Insect Program has taken extensive measures to exclude Japanese beetle from the state. Japanese beetle is a destructive, invasive pest that feeds on the foliage of over 300 different plants, including man…
Name: Arocatus melanocephalus
Name: Metopolophium Festucae Cerealium
Name: Thyanta spp.
Name: Cerambycidae spp.
Name: Collembola spp.
Name: Tomicus piniperda (Linnaeus)
The discovery of yellow starthistle on private land in Bingham County has alarmed state land managers and county weed superintendents in the region about its potential spread throughout eastern Idaho.
Scientists removed 98 so-called murder hornets from a nest discovered near the Canadian border in Washington state over the weekend, including 13 that were captured live in a net, the state Department of Agriculture said Monday.
Name: Eriophyes mali
SEATTLE — Washington state officials said Monday they were again unsuccessful at live-tracking a “murder” hornet while trying to find and destroy a nest of the giant insects.
Name: Limothrips denticornis