Turf & Rec

Meat-eating hornets force closure of ball diamonds

August 2, 2018
By Mike Jiggens

Aug. 3, 2018 – A meat-eating, predatory hornet capable of stinging a human being through thick clothing has made its presence felt at various locations in the Niagara region and has forced the closure of three baseball diamonds in Port Colborne. Experts are weighing in on how best to eradicate the giant, non-native Japanese hornets.