Stink Bugs Meet Their Nemesis

Kim Hoelmer, a research entomologist at the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Beneficial Insects Introduction Research Unit, is exploring the use of a tiny parasitic wasp to control the brown marmorated stink bug, a nuisance insect pest and a threat to fruit and vegetable growers in the eastern part of the U.S. Hoelmer keeps a collection of the wasps and the stink bugs alive so he can test the potential for a predator-prey control.  Click here for the full article.