Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Information
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- Video Series: Tracking the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
- BMSB in the News
- Stink Bug Basics
- Where Is BMSB?
- Managing BMSB
Stink Bugs in the News
BMSB in the News (StopBMSB.org)
- November 14, 2013
- Spread of Asian stink bug threatens U.S. crops
The invasive stink bug continues to spread across the United States, alarming both farmers and scientists. Source: Voice of America News, November 13, 2013.
- September 25, 2013
- ‘Superpests’ swarming across America
Brown marmorated stink bugs are trouble for farmers, but lately the bugs have branched out. Source: FoxNews.com, September 25, 2013.
- September 25, 2013
- Stink bugs threaten Pacific Northwest crops
A destructive stink bug is invading the Pacific Northwest and could cause billions of dollars in damage to crops (video report). Source: KGW Portland, September 25, 2013.
- September 19, 2013
- Large number of marmorated stink bugs found in California capital
A well-established population of brown marmorated stink bugs is found in a Sacramento neighborhood. Source: The Grower, September 18, 2013.
- September 10, 2013
- Stink bug invasion
North Carolina researchers are concerned about the growing number of invasive stink bugs (video report). Source: ABC 13 WLOS, September 10, 2013.
How to Identify, Monitor, and Manage Stink Bugs
- Stink Bug Management with Trap Crops on Organic Farms archived webinar (eOrganic at eXtension.org)
- Organic Management of Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (Michigan State University)
- Monitoring for the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (Rutgers Univ.)
- How to Identify the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (Rutgers Univ.)
- How to Control the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (Rutgers Univ.)
- BMSB App at iTunes - a free tool created by Rutgers entomologists.
- Pest Alert: Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (Northeastern IPM Center)
- Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Control: Keeping Stink Bugs Out of Your House (video) (Home and Garden Information Center/Univ. of Maryland Extension)
- Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Bulletin (PDF) and Fact Sheet (PDF) (Pest Threats/Univ. of Maryland Extension)
- Brown Marmorated Stink Bug in Maryland (PDF) (Univ. of Maryland Extension)
- BMSB Fact Sheet and Brochure (Pennsylvania IPM Program)
- Eastern NY Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Project (Hudson Valley Regional Fruit Program)
- BMSB in New Hampshire (UNH Cooperative Extension)
- BMSB Tracking Tool (Stinkbug-Info.org)
- Penn State Stink Bug Monitoring Tool Expands Nationwide
Stink Bug Presentations
- IPM Working Group Meeting, November 2012
- IPM Working Group Meeting, June 2012
- IPM Working Group Meeting, November 2011
- IPM Working Group Meeting, June 2011
- ESA Eastern Branch Meeting, March 2011
IPM Working Group
- The Brown Marmorated Stink Bug IPM Working Group is supported by the Northeastern IPM Center (with NIFA funding)
- Working group members
- IPM Working Group Seeks Solutions as Stink Bug’s Notoriety Grows