Like a ruby in a locked box; like a leaf in a box of Japanese beetles.
What does JB stand for?
JB stands for Japanese Beetle
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Depending on your diligence, hand picking may help but is unlikely to completely annihilate lily or Japanese beetles.
In most landscape situations, use of Japanese Beetle traps will likely do more harm than good.
Increases in atmospheric carbon dioxide could weaken soybean defenses--and be the best news Japanese beetles have had in a long time.
Douglas Via e-mail A: Japanese beetle is a tough pest to deal with, but there are some things that will help.
Japanese beetle (Popillia japonica Newman) populations in field crops continued a downward trend in 2005, representing roughly one-quarter of the numbers observed in the west central and southeastern counties during 2000 (Pest & Crop Newsletter 2005).