Invasive Insect Poses Large Threat to Virginia Crops

STATEWIDE — An invasive insect could be detrimental to crops in Virginia if it continues to spread.  The Spotted Lanternfly, or Lycorma delicatula, is a planthopper that is approximately 25 mm long and 12 mm wide. The insect is native to East Asia and prefers to feed off another invasive species, the Tree of Heaven, … Continue reading Invasive Insect Poses Large Threat to Virginia Crops