Weed Killer Sprayer – Should You Have One?

Many homeowners wonder if they should have a weed sprayer like this one for weed control on the lawn, in landscape beds, along fence lines or in driveways and walkways. The answer is YES - it's a … [Read more...]

Backpack Sprayers: Your Guide To Sprayer Selection & Use

Being able to treat individual plants allows gardeners and farmers the ability to apply a wide variety of chemicals, insecticides and supplements in a targeted manner. For this purpose, a backpack … [Read more...]

How To Control The Caterpillars Eating Your Garden

Caterpillars represent the immature (larval) life-stage of moths and butterflies. Of course, butterflies are very desirable, beneficial insects and we don't want to kill butterfly caterpillars. The … [Read more...]

Green Lacewings: How To Use Them For Garden Pest Control

Green lacewings are small, delicate insects and members of the group of insects termed as "net-winged." There are many different species of these dainty green creatures which you'll find in all … [Read more...]

13 Plants That Repel Mosquitoes

Love being outdoors but sick of those annoying blood-sucking mosquitoes? Put down the sprays and nets, here are thirteen different plants you can grow that’ll help keep the mosquitoes away. Bug … [Read more...]

When Should A Pesticide Be Applied To Control A Pest?

Before applying a pesticide spray to control those garden pests - STOP! Few gardeners realize the close connection between temperatures and the appearance of garden pests. It would seem that Mother … [Read more...]

What Are June Bugs & How Can You Control Them?

In the springtime you may notice large numbers of brown and iridescent green beetles around your lawn and garden. These are June bugs. The brown variety are usually present in greater numbers, while … [Read more...]

How To Control Leaf Miners

When leaf miners attack your plants, they cause a dramatically dreadful appearance. Even worse, they can cause very serious damage. This is why it's very important to take steps immediately to get … [Read more...]

What Is Bacillus Thuringiensis, How Do You Use It In The Garden?

Bacillus Thuringiensis (Bt) is a very safe and very effective, all-natural pesticide that helps control your caterpillar problem without harming your friendly fauna. In this article, we will share … [Read more...]

10 Ways To Get Rid Of Large Tomato Hornworm Caterpillars

Tomato hornworms are a very common caterpillar in North America. They eat a wide variety of popular veggie plants including members of the Hemlock family, such as: Tomato Potato Pepper … [Read more...]