Photo: WSU Spokane Extension Master Gardeners Levi Strauss, left, Wayne Green and Brigitta ozefowski discuss a strategy for dealing with a caterpillar outbreak. (Photo courtesy of WSU Extension Spokane)
By Robert Frank, WSU Today
If you’re trying to identify an insect, plant disease or plant, try the following websites:
• Hortsense, ONLINE @
• Pestsense, ONLINE @
• Urban Integrated Pest Management and Pesticide Safety Education ONLINE @
When Washington’s homeowners, farmers and businesses find themselves inundated with bugs, they often turn to WSU for help. For homeowners, the primary responders for questions are the 4,153 volunteers who are certified Master Gardeners.