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BEA AHBECK/NEWS-SENTINEL Parabug's Jaclyn Bennett gets assistance from Noah Bolton, 5, with filling one of two tubes with Mealybug Destroyers during a Biocontrol family field day at Michael David Winery in Lodi Thursday evening, July 25, 2019. The event featured a presentation for kids about vine mealybugs and the Mealybug Ladybird or Mealybug Destroyer, Cryptolaemus montrouzieri, a ladybird species which eats the mealybug. The highlight of the event was when a team from Parabug loaded Mealybug Destroyers onto their drone and flew it over the vineyard, distributing the beneficial bugs.

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