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Invasive Spotted Lanternflies Could Threaten California's Wine Grapes

It’s not a matter of if, it’s a matter of when – the spotted lanternfly has already spread from Pennsylvania to 11 states, and the species could be established in California as soon as 2027. The state’s winemakers, who make about 80% of the nation’s wine, are already worried about how the bugs will impact their grapes on the vine. LX News contributor Greg Bledsoe reports.