How To Tell If You Have The Beetles?

How To Tell If You Have The Beetles?

How can I tell if I have air potato beetles or not? This is one of the most common questions we receive from our members. Some ways that you can tell are: The leaves have tiny holes chewed into them from beetle larvae….. The leaves are ‘skeletonized’...
Spring Is Here!!

Spring Is Here!!

Well it is for most of us. And spring means the return of air potato vine and hopefully the beetles. We are beginning to actively promote and monitor the Air Potato Patrol website and e-mails for this season once again, so watch your e-mail and our blog for updates...
As The Summer Comes To An End…

As The Summer Comes To An End…

Fall is here, which means for most people the air potato vines are slowing down and the air potato beetles are preparing to overwinter. If you live in the Panhandle you are probably seeing this, but if you live in South Florida the vines may still be actively growing....
Contest Winners!

Contest Winners!

We have decided on the winners of the “air potato beetles at work” photo contest. Thanks to everyone who submitted an entry. It was difficult to pick the winners, but here they are….. First Place Winner: Second Place Winner:   Third Place Winner:  ...
“The Secret Lives of Air Potato Beetles” Photo Contest

“The Secret Lives of Air Potato Beetles” Photo Contest

Got Beetles? Win a Prize!! We’re having an Air Potato Patrol photo contest! The topic for this is “Air Potato Beetles in Action”. Be creative, think outside the box (we really respect that- otherwise we never would have created this Citizen Science...