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pest control

  • How-To

    Pest Alert: Spotted Lanternfly | Regional Report

    It’s big, it’s bad, and it could well be headed your way, if it’s not there already. First identified in the United States in Berks County, Pennsylvania, in 2014, spotted…

  • Article

    The Best Biological Controls

    As we learn more about the ecological impacts of human actions, it seems only natural that more and more gardeners are seeking out environmentally friendly methods of pest control. One…

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Trapping Garden Pests With Yellow

    Yellow can attract (and therefore trap) two of the worst gardening pests, the destructive cucumber beetle and the dreaded squash vine borer.

  • Article

    DIY Raised Bed (Removable) Pest Gate

    This do-it-yourself pest gate is removable and can help keep out unwanted guests.

  • How-To

    Make Your Own Natural Spray for Japanese Beetles

    We all hate Japanese Beetles. Thankfully there is now a natural way to get rid of them and you can make it yourself!

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Pest-Fighting Flowers

    Growing flowers alongside your veggies can greatly help in the fight against pests.

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Raised Bed Pest Cover – Redux

    With Fall planting right around the corner, it was time to re-cover my raised bed "defense system".

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Raised Bed Pest Cover

    If you have a raised bed garden, here's an "add-on" you can build to keep most pests from munching on your plants. You're basically building a "lid" that fits on…

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