Write to the Division of Entomology, Washington, for bulletins on the chinch bug.
The chinch bug begins its terrible ravages in the wheat fields.
The chinch bug alone has demonstrated his power to devastate the wheat fields.
It takes over twenty-four thousand chinch bugs to weigh one ounce.
The chinch bugs might bother everyone else, but Martin seemed to be able to guard against them with fair success.
Unfortunately we cannot prevent all of the damage done by chinch bugs, but we can diminish it somewhat by good clean agriculture.
In Orange county, North Carolina, farmers were once obliged to suspend wheat-growing for two years on account of the chinch bug.
The grain growers are losing over one hundred million dollars a year on account of the work of the chinch bug.
Found them so popular that he took on chinch bugs at a nickel, and fairly coined money.
The various forms of pests such as the chinch bug, potato beetles, and others do an enormous amount of damage each year.
"bedbug," 1610s, from Spanish/Portuguese chinche (diminutive chinchilla) "bug," from Latin cimicem (nominative cimex) "bedbug." Related: Chinch-bug.