Garden Insects and Pests

How to Deal With Larger Pests-Part 1

Dealing with Larger Pests-Deer, Rabbits, Rats, Chipmunks, and Gophers Everyone is familiar with insect pests that might attack your yard or garden, but what about those other, larger pests? Here is some information and pest control tips that I hope will be helpful to you when trying to deal with larger pests. Part 2 of [...]

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Gardeners-Welcome Your Ladybugs

If you are an avid gardener you most likely know that  you should always welcome ladybugs into your yard and garden. Why? The Ladybird beetle, better known to us, as a “ladybug” is one of the best beneficial insects we can have in the garden. Here are some ladybug facts According to Wikipedia, the ladybird beetle [...]

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Common Pests That May Attack Your Shrubs

There are many common pests that might attack your yard and garden whether it be flowers, shrubs, trees, or grass. Here is some helpful information that I hope will help you recognize and treat some of the pests that may attack primarily your shrubs. Pests can attack your plants and it doesn’t matter if they [...]

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Encouraging Natural Predators in the Garden

You will find that gardeners have mixed feelings on eradicating insect pests in the garden. There are some areas of the garden where you spend a lot of time. In these areas you are most likely to notice any type of pest infestation right away. Such places as container plants on the patio, or frequently [...]

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