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Eddie’s Corner: Are Carpenter Bees Boring Into Your House?

By Eddie Ayers, County Extension Agent

Carpenter BeeWhere did this sawdust come from? Who has been drilling into my wood siding? The culprit is a large bee that resembles a bumblebee and is often flying around porches, decks, and eaves of homes as well as boring into wood. These insects are known as carpenter bees.  Continue reading