Should you be worried about June bugs? Entomologist Dr. Avery Russell offers some insights. May 22, 2023 by Strategic CommunicationWhile they’re not particularly dangerous for your health, June bugs are indeed a hazard for many of the plants, flowers and backyard crops you may be planting right now for the summer season. What are June bugs and what should you know about them? Dr. Avery Russell, entomologist and assistant professor of biology at Missouri State University, explains to Good Housekeeping.