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Tent Worms

So about this time of year tent worms appear in my apple trees, apricot trees and aspen trees. They are also known as web worms because of the web they live in. 155 more words

ORGANIC PEST CONTROLS

How to fight the whitefly?

Meet the whitefly

Whitefly belongs to the family Aleyrodidae, described more than 1500 species of whiteflies. Adults are 1 to 1.5 mm with pale yellow body and a pair of white wings. 897 more words

Pests

How to combat red spider?

Red Spider: the plague and its treatment

The red spider mite is a small 0.5 mm as adults. They usually feed on plants dry environments. They are called red spider because of their ability to spin webs but not a spider but rather a mite. 873 more words

Pests

An open letter to cat lovers

Dear cat lover,

Give your cat a little pat on the back, he’s been hard at work today.

While you are at work, out at the shops or asleep your loving pet has been very busy. 164 more words

Allotment

Research reveals pest's adaptive abilities

New research has confirmed that an invasive species is rapidly adapting to different ecosystems along the coast, allowing it to spread fast and threatening the health of the marine environment. 404 more words

Conservation

IT IS THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN, ANTS!!!!

Every spring I see them and sometimes in vacant house, they are out and about ANTS!!!
I know they are supposed to be rather clean little guys but I still don’t like them. 52 more words

Ants

Scarab larva grubs or cutworms?

I just got done with a my Growing Cool Season Crops class today and someone asked about those white grubs in the soil when they were turning it over. 420 more words

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