Student deploys tiny, feisty Samurai wasps to fight stink bug invader

  His Toyota Prius loaded with tiny wasps, Josh Milnes is about to make life very difficult for an invasive stink bug threatening Washington fruit growers. “The brown marmorated stink bug isn’t supposed to be in Washington,” explains Milnes, entomology student at the WSU Tree Fruit Research and Extension Center in Wenatchee. Native to eastern […]

Red-shirted Milnes, in hat, releases the wasp from a container under a canopy of leafy branches.