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'Burn Local:' Officials Concerned About Emerald Ash Borer
Wednesday, 04/10/13
By Ross Sneyd
Earlier this week officials in New Hampshire said they had found infestation of emerald ash borer in the Concord area. Now Vermont officials are reminding the public that the best way to prevent the spread of the insect is to burn local firewood.
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Montpelier Prepares For Arrival Of Emerald Ash Borer
Tuesday, 05/01/12
By Kirk Carapezza
The City's Tree Board is planning to remove a Green Ash tree on Main Street this week because it says many Ash trees will soon be killed by the Emerald Ash Borer, an invasive insect that was found for the first time last year east of the Hudson River.
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Publication To Help Forest Managers Plan For Invasive Beetle
Thursday, 04/26/12
Foresters have a new resource to help manage ash trees and prepare for a possible infestation of an invasive beetle that has destroyed trees over the past decade.
VT Garden Journal
Vermont Garden Journal: The Emerald Ash Borer
Friday, 07/15/11
By Charlie Nardozzi
Have you wondered what those purple boxes in the trees are? Charlie explains.  And we learn what to do with an overgrown zucchini.
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Vermont Working To Detect The Emerald Ash Borer
Thursday, 05/19/11
By Susan Keese
Agriculture officials are ramping up efforts to detect the emerald ash borer and, if possible, keep it out of the Green Mountain State. The invasive insect and its larvae have destroyed tens of millions of ash trees in the eastern U.S. and Canada. It hasn't been reported yet in Vermont, but it's moving closer.
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The Annual Insect Show
Thursday, 08/26/10
By Steve Zind
It's our annual Bug Show. Two experts help identify the butterflies, beetles or other bugs you've been seeing in backyards and fields.  And we learn how to drive a tractor.
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Vt. pushing search for Asian beetle and ash pest
Wednesday, 08/12/09
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is urging people across the Northeast to be on the lookout for the Asian longhorned beetle, a nonnative pest that threatens maple trees and other species of hardwood.
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Volunteers on look out for invasive beetles
Tuesday, 07/14/09
By John Dillon
Two insect pests with a voracious appetite for hardwood trees have been found near Vermont's borders. The Asian Long Horned Beetle and the Emerald Ash Borer are invasive species. And both bugs have the potential to devastate New England forests.
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Officials ban out-of-state firewood
Monday, 07/06/09
By John Dillon
State and federal officials hope to control the spread of two forest insect pests by banning out-of-state firewood at campgrounds.
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