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Southern Pine Beetle

Southern Pine Beetle by Stephanie Suesan Smith Ph.D. Ever notice lots of oozing wounds on your pine, cedar, or juniper tree? See rows of circular holes in the trunk? You have crossed paths with the Southern Pine Beetle. Now this may be good news if you want the cedar in your pasture to die, but if you happen to like the tree that is infected, you have a problem. The Southern Pine Beetle is a type of bark beetle. It bores a hole in the bark of the… Read More →