What's Hot at the PPDL
April 30, 2021
Brood X Cicada’s are coming! Brood X Cicada’s are coming!!
The PPDL would like to pass along the following resources to
Elizabeth Barnes and Cliff Sadof article in the Purdue
Landscape Report will inform you on timing and locations, how to id the insect,
what damage can be expected, and the best ways to control that damage.
The April issue of Tim Gibb’s monthly Podcast, Spineless
Wonders, discussed cicadas.
Find all of Dr. Gibb's Podcasts here:
Cliff Sadof also has a publication, E-47, that gives a good
history of the insect along with many interesting photos of the 17-year Cicada.
The Entomology department also has a newsletter you can sign
up for to keep updated on this and other insect problems.