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How To Get Rid Of Aphids (and Save Plants)

We give you many options to get rid of aphids naturally. Control and stop leaf piercing and eating pests on your outdoor and indoor plants.

Four-lined Plant Bugs – Munching leaves near you!

More bugs show up in our gardens as we welcome the summer weather. One of the newer pests in my garden is… The post Four-lined Plant Bugs – Munching leaves…

Inspect for Leek Moths – New Pest in Garlic

New Pest in Garlic by Bob Wildfong, Seeds Of Diversity, June 2021 For most of the years that I’ve been growing garlic,… The post Inspect for Leek Moths – New…

Douglas Tallamy and Nature’s Best Hope

This is a summary of a video posted on YouTube by Doug Tallamy, an entomologist and author of Nature’s Best Hope. You are nature’s best hope. There are millions of…

On Best Mosquito Repellent Plants

Mosquitoes are not only a small annoyance but also a significant cause of spreading viruses and diseases. Keep them out of the house.

19 Garden Pests and How To Treat Them

No gardener wants to see insects wreaking havoc on a garden bed. Click through to be up to date on 19 garden pests and options to treat them.

Toxic Plants for Dogs and Cats, and Safe Flowers

We look at plants and pets, including toxic plants for dogs. Make sure your environment has plants and flowers safe for dogs and cats.

Veggie Bites – Monarch Waystation

Milkweed is required for a Monarch Waystation. Butterflies can feed on nectar plants, and can lay their eggs on milkweed in the area.

Aphids and Pest Control – Treat Them Correctly

As a pest control technician and business owner, I have found that every year, at least one insect has a boom in population.

The Ultimate Guide to Butterflies and How to Prevent their Declines

Butterflies and moths have been around for millions of years. It will come as no surprise to hear this loss is due to destruction of natural habitats such as wildflower meadows, peatbogs and ancient woodlands in favour of intensive farming practices, roads and housing developments that have stripped away the majority of their nesting and foods sites.

White Oil Insecticide: What Is THIS Homemade Organic Pesticide?

The post White Oil Insecticide: What Is THIS Homemade Organic Pesticide? appeared first on Plant Care Today. White oil is an all natural pest-fighting concoction and popular insecticide spray in…

Homemade Insecticidal Soap Recipe Choices

Homemade insecticidal soap for insect control and killing garden pests on plants. Here are recipe choices for all natural insecticidal soap. is supported by its readers and advertisers. If you purchase through a link on this site, the site may earn a commission.

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