"Only a VERY SMALL amount of beetles will emerge from your own soil. The VAST majority migrate from southern states in the jet stream during June and July. There is no real bio-rational to control them effectively.
"Yes, there is hope! I used to have terrible problems with cucumber beetles! I got beneficial nematodes and the next year I hardly saw a cucumber beetle. You see the cucumber beetle lays eggs in the soil and the beneficial nematodes eat…"
"None that will have any kind of meaningful impact. It is not so much the beetles feeding that is the problem. It is the bacterial wilt and virus' that they transmit. It only takes a few infected beetles to kill an entire…"
"With Snow and wind loads anyhing can happen with Mother Nature. I recommend that everybody consider using double poly inflated on your High Tunnels. It increases your wind load, because it flows over it like a airplane wing and…"