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A tale of too many pests.

It’s been an interesting week. But I’m hoping since I have three little tales, that means my pest-bases are all covered and no mas for the time being. 689 more words

Casa De Katie

Gob-smacked

A few burbles ago, I mentioned that I’d be reporting back on my Year 10 Biotechnology Club, and how they had fared in their attempts to work out Mendelian laws of inheritance from first principle. 672 more words

Year 10

Teaching Again

Last year I didn’t have enough interest to teach any summer classes, but this year is a different story. It originally looked like my Story Quest creative writing class was going to be quite large, but I ended up with just six students, which is actually a very nice class size. 259 more words

Pest Problem? Try These Tips And Tricks

When a pest is driving you up the wall, what can you do? Where can you find the best advice online? This article is a great first place to look, so you’ve come to the right place. 275 more words

Gardening

Exotic Fruit Flies Found for First Time in Los Angeles

A group of researchers from the U.S. and Australia have announced the completely unexpected discovery of two exotic fruit flies in urban Los Angeles in a paper appearing in the journal… 392 more words

Insects In The News

Use VINEGAR.. to get rid of FRUIT FLIES

This week we learn a few new and unusual tips for vinegar found in this great book:

FRUIT FLIES

Eating five portions of fruit and vegetables a day is highly recommended, but that can mean a lot of fresh produce ripening in your kitchen, and a welcome sign for fruit flies to come in and dine.   47 more words

Organised Chaos

20 USES FOR VINEGAR

20 USES FOR VINEGAR THAT I BET YOU NEVER THOUGHT OF!!

1. Clear dirt off PCs and electronics

Your computer, printer, fax machine, and other home office gear will work better if you keep them clean and dust-free. 985 more words

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