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Toronto, ON Methods to Kill Wasps

Wasps are a troubling and potentially dangerous pest to deal with. Wasps…


Not a subject I was seeking out, but since he was there I took the opportunity to get a photo.  Since I’m allergic to these little creeps I was standing quite far back and had to really crop the photo.   62 more words


The Sting Operation

Welcome to the revitalised FionaGrowsFood. It’s been a crazy, hectic, heady few months here in the garden and I’ve been holding off on writing about it until I got everything in the garden organised and the site up to date. 990 more words


It's cicada killer wasp season but don't worry, they're mostly harmless

CHICAGO — The killer wasps buzzing around Chicago this time of year are harmless — if you’re not a cicada.

Then they’re merciless.

The cicada killer wasp species found across the mid- and eastern United States — Sphecius speciosus — emerge from the ground to feed on cicadas. 18 more words

Neighborhood News

Wasp would you do?

Hola. Hope you are well.

Whilst enjoying an outdoor breakfast (I was on holiday) a wasp started buzzing around me, seemingly attracted to my very sweet and unidentifiable fruit juice. 184 more words

Inside The Mind Of An Unknown Comedian

A Mantid and its Tormentor

A few nights ago in Chitengo Camp, I caught a beautiful praying mantid Omomantis zebrata. A gorgeous species normally found in bushes and trees in savanna habitats, it is also attracted to lights. 186 more words


Slumlord Beekeeper

A year and a half, maybe more ago, I bought a lovely, beautiful little Mason bee house from Gardener’s Supply. Warning, if you click that link, you may leave that site with a smile on your face, but less $ in your pocket. 1,275 more words