Brown Stink Bugs
What is a brown marmorated stink bug? Marmorated is another term for marble. These bugs put off a horrific odor, therefore the term stink bug. These bugs are usually within your trees, including fruit trees, a vegetable garden, including crops. They feed on the sap and can cause substantial harm to your horticultural environment. This stink bug has not made it to every state within the United States, but it has made its way to over 40 of them.
If you like to enjoy the outdoors by leaving your doors open, make sure there are no tears in your screen door as these brown marmorated stink bugs will make their way into your home. You do not want the odor they create to linger inside your house. They do not like the winter weather so this is when they are more than likely to try and make it into your home. It is during the summer that the female brown marmorated stink bug will lay their eggs. One stink bug alone can lay up to 400 eggs.
In order to keep your garden, landscape, and crops protected, it is necessary to let a professional deal with these stink bugs. Let Steffel Pest Control assess your land and help you eliminate any problems you might have due to this bug.