Nancy's Almanac, Aug. 10, 2013: Squish those squash bugs!
Adult squash bugs in the garden.
Posted: Saturday, August 10, 2013 12:00 am
Updated: 1:34 am, Tue May 20, 2014.
By this of time of year, many gardeners have confronted disappointing losses in their zucchini, squash, cucumber and pumpkin patches due to the squash bug.
If you suspect the bug may be the cause of your wilted vines and lost production, look through your patch for the gray bug or its bright, tiny eggs.
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Saturday, August 10, 2013 12:00 am.
Updated: 1:34 am.