Insects http://nwpr.org en Something Smells: Invasion Of The Stink Bugs! http://nwpr.org/post/something-smells-invasion-stink-bugs <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Northwest researchers are teaming up to stop an invasion of stink bugs moving across the region. The bugs, which can smell like dirty gym socks, ruin tree fruit and grape vines. Those crops are vital to Northwest agriculture.</span></p><p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 13:57:44 +0000 Courtney Flatt 43017 at http://nwpr.org Something Smells: Invasion Of The Stink Bugs! After The Fire, Bring On The Bugs http://nwpr.org/post/after-fire-bring-bugs <p>Charred Northwest forests are already a-buzz with new life: bugs. Mon, 01 Oct 2012 14:25:30 +0000 Jessica Robinson 16046 at http://nwpr.org After The Fire, Bring On The Bugs Warm Winter Means Buggy Spring In Southern Idaho http://nwpr.org/post/warm-winter-means-buggy-spring-southern-idaho <p>Here come the bugs. It was a warm winter in the southern half of Idaho, in Montana and points east. That means insects are emerging earlier and will have longer breeding seasons. Thu, 29 Mar 2012 00:53:04 +0000 Austin Jenkins 5720 at http://nwpr.org Warm Winter Means Buggy Spring In Southern Idaho