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Category: The Entomology Profession

News and events from entomological societies around the world

Emerald Ash Borer Mothers Know Best

The “mother knows best” hypothesis states that adults should choose hosts for oviposition on which their offspring will best perform, maximizing their own fitness. In other words, mothers will lay […]

Ticks are Still Abundant, Despite Cold Weather

“Despite the long, cold winter, ticks are abundant in New York State and surrounding areas,” according to Paul Curtis, coordinator of Cornell University’s Wildlife Damage Management Program and associate professor […]

Entomologists Use Dogs to Hunt Down Stink Bugs

Last year at Entomology 2013, the 60th Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America, scientists from the U.S. Department of Agriculture gave a presentation called “Exploring Overwintering Ecology of […]