Meet the Enemy

As this pest spreads, many new people are being introduced to it.

Explore the site to find out more information on how to deal with this fearsome foe.

Kudzu Bug on the Move and Becoming a Nuisance

Cooler temperatures signal emergence of kudzu bug adults from their preferred plant hosts in search of sites to spend the winter months. Unfortunately, this is often inside of houses!

Guide to Kudzu Bug in Soybean

Soybean growers in the south have had to find effective ways to control kudzu bug.

Fortunately, the United Soybean Board has worked with researchers at Clemson University, North Carolina State University, and University of Georgia to release a guide for growers dealing with this pest.

kudzubug guide book

The guide includes information on how to identify the different life stages of the pest, where it can be found, how it lives, and current management practices for trying to manage this new invader. You can find a link to it here or on our page for growers.

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