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Ugh! They're Fungus Gnats

Yep, just a few but they are giving me a scare. I  read that the reason for fungus gnats is because I have the top of my soil too wet. 370 more words

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What is on your to-do check list to get ready for the holidays?

Fall is my favorite time of the year but it is a busy season! The weather is just right, sunny and warm but not too hot, the air is crisp and fresh, but not too cold. 625 more words

Pest Control

How to Catch Fruit Flies

Fruit flies share 75% of the genes that cause disease in humans, so scientists love studying fruit fly genetics to learn more about scenarios  of  human resistance to disease. 251 more words

Drosophila houseguests

I have been keeping my tomatoes on the counter, mostly because if I can’t readily see my fresh produce, I forget to eat it. When garden and farmer’s market folks told me to keep them out of the fridge to preserve the flavor, I was already on board. 466 more words

Science

Fruit Fly Wars: Dispatch from the Front Line

In my last post, I posited that Extreme Kitchen Hygiene was the only way to keep fruit flies at bay in the fall.  I also claimed not to have found a fruit fly trap that worked. 348 more words

Housekeeping

The Answer to Age-Related Memory Loss

This entire presidential election season aside, most humans dislike forgetting things. They especially dislike forgetting things when those things consist of cell phones, credit cards, medical appointments, and the locations of our cars and grandchildren. 653 more words

Humor

Good Questions: Fruit Flies, Absentee Ballots & Nickels Vs. Dimes

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Heather Brown is answering several good questions from viewers. Here we go:

Emily from St. Louis Park always gets fruits flies this time of year. 237 more words

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