Today’s Topic: Be on the lookout for the invasive Spotted Lanternfly, especially if you are traveling north.

by | Jul 22, 2019

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Mike Davis to discuss “Today’s Topic.”

The invasive Spotted Lanternfly has been found in several northeastern states including Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware and New Jersey. But officials in North Carolina hope to keep this pest out of our state for as long as possible. Travelers going through those states are asked to wash their vehicles thoroughly and check them for the brightly colored pest.

Today’s Topic: Spotted Lanternfly