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Spotted a White Admiral Butterfly on our crab apple tree today.

We spotted it today while watering where needed in the garden.  I saw it out front first, then he spied it on our crab apple tree just when we were getting ready to go back inside and have supper. 126 more words

Growing In Gardner

Volcanic Eruptions Benefit the Environment -- HUH???

A little gift for Fathers Day is this article talking about 6 ways volcanic eruptions benefit the planet and the environment.  Now those of us who studied science, back in the days when real science was taught in schools, (before CO2 became public enemy #1) have always been fully aware of this fact. 389 more words

Anagnorisis -- Ignorance To Knowledge

Syrphid Fly (Dioprosopa clavata)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Syrphid Fly (Dioprosopa clavata)

Synonyms Pseudodoros clavatus

This beneficial pollinator uses aphids as a larval host and this one was laying eggs on… 79 more words

Pollinator

Green Lacewing Debris-Carrying Larvae (Family Chrysopidae)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Green Lacewing Debris-Carrying Larvae (Family Chrysopidae)

Shown on Florida Native Plant:  SWAMP BAY (Persea palustris)

larval and adults are beneficial predators of other insects, especially aphids. 27 more words

Insect

10 Surprising Benefits of Dark Chocolate

Dark chocolate means the world to me. I can’t live a single day without eating one. There are many controversies about it stating that eating chocolate makes you gain weight because it is composed of a lot of sugar and may affect negatively on your health. 356 more words

Life

An Effective WaterProof Solution That Is Also Beneficial For Your Pockets


PerfectMembrane Is Cost-Effective Solution That Offers Protection For Decks Preventing Water Damage.

Petition · Monsanto: Ban neonicotinoids from pesticide products used for agriculture · Change.org

Ban neonicotinoids from pesticide products used for agriculture
Moira Vodila started this petition to Monsanto and 1 other

Since 1990, beekeepers have noticed a drastic decline in the bee population. 263 more words

Petition