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Why House Centipedes Don't Deserve Their Bad Reputation

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A house centipede is almost never a welcome house guest, but these creepy crawlies are actually beneficial creatures.

On this Horticulture Day edition of Talk of Iowa, host Charity Nebbe talks with entomologist Donald Lewis about why centipedes and millipedes don’t deserve their bad reputation. Later in the hour, horticulturist Richard Jauron joins to answer listener questions.