An eggplant plant damaged by Japanese beetles. (Photo Credit: Lana Jones)

Destructive Japanese Beetles Arrive Early, Cause Headaches For Mass. Farmers

The south coast of Massachusetts is getting hit particularly hard this summer with those swarming bugs that ruin trees and crops.


(Photo credit: KIMIHIRO HOSHINO/AFP/Getty Images)

New England Apple Growers Fear Irene’s Wrath

New England apple growers are hoping for the best as Hurricane Irene approaches.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/27/2011