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Japanese beetle hits fields and lawns across Missouri

If the leaves of your roses, shrubs or soybeans look like swiss cheese, the culprit could be Japanese beetles.

The population of the dime-sized insect continues to climb and will peak later in July. The green beetle with bronze wings and white tufts of hair around its shell is amid a multi-year population boom.

"They will build for the next five to seven years before some of the normal pathogens

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