Eastern Tent Caterpillar Egg Hatch Under Way, Numbers Up Again

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Experts report Eastern tent caterpillars are hatching in central Kentucky in increasing numbers.

"Some tents are the size of baseballs now, so they will be easy to see," said Lee Townsend, PhD, and University of Kentucky College of Agriculture entomologist. "Caterpillars in tents out on limbs are now relocating and building large tents on branch angles on the main t

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