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Haiku for Parasitic Wasp

Parasitic wasp,
Thank you for laying your eggs
On the bad hornworm.

Gardening

THE CHINCH BUG FERTILIZER RELATIONSHIP, by Larry Williams UF/IFAS Extension Agent

As nitrogen fertilization increases, chinch bug damage increases.

Chinch bugs are the most common and most damaging insect pest of St. Augustinegrass in Florida. But you can make your lawn less attractive to this pest by fertilizing correctly. 398 more words

Larry Williams' Articles

Pest Profile: Leafhoppers

I caught this handsome fellow in the sunflower patch today – it escaped. Unfortunately, leafhoppers are no friend of plants. Better in the sunflowers than in the main garden area. 65 more words

2014 Garden

A comrade in the battlefield

I discovered quite a lot of pest activity in the garden this morning. The broccoli leaves and leaves of one of the lettuces have been thoroughly munched. 105 more words

Spring