May 11, 2017 | By: Jeff Franklin

What is a green jewel-colored beetle, that is native to Asia, and feeds on trees in the Ash species family? You may have figured it already, because it has been in the news a lot the past several years, it’s the Emerald Ash Borer and yes it’s here in Kentucky and destroying our ash trees. Welcome to From The Ground Up from the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment. I’m your host Jeff Franklin and we are talking about the EAB with Woodford County Extension Horticulture Agent Faye Tewksbury.