Beetle-mania, Asian lady beetles swarm MN over the weekend

October 13, 2015

Steve Kells Bob Koch[10/13/2015] You likely noticed the influx of Asian lady beetles over this past unseasonably warm weekend. The Star Tribune spoke with Val Cervenka and Steve Kells regarding the massive numbers of beetles they witnessed this weekend, and MPR spoke with Bob Koch about the damage the little pests are capable of inflicting. Read the Star Trib article and listen to the MPR story for more information, but it sounds like the beetles are looking for a warm place to spend the winter, and they're here to stay.