Category Archives for "Pest & Bugs"

What are the Flying Bugs in my Lawn?

Well-tended and healthy lawn is always beautiful and well appreciated. However, like any other planting, your home lawn may also experience a variety of issues. The burrowing critters which may much through the grass roots and cause the top green to die or chewing insects which may attack the grass blades, there can be different bugs within your home lawn and it needs to be addressed timely before it makes your lawn look dull and cause further damages.

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How To Get Rid of Japanese Beetles? The Best Methods That Work!

Have you ever noticed little green beetles eating away at your garden or crops? Those are Japanese beetles, and they are tiny bugs that can cause big problems for your plants. Have you noticed little nibbles and holes in your plants? Do you find yourself discovering these tiny little beetles frequently?  Are you struggling with trying to find a way to get rid of them? You’re not alone and there are a large amount of ways to get them out of your garden once and for all.

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How Does Bug Spray Work? Surprisingly Easy Yet Effective

What are the benefits of insect repellents and insecticides? How does bug spray work and is it safe to use?

Bugs, which is a general term that refer to different types of insects, are a nuisance to gardeners. They are what we call as pests that destroy the health and jeopardize the growth of plants. It’s vital to prevent their infestation, or else the hard work and money invested in the garden become useless in just a few bites. And the best solution to this is the application of bug spray, considered as pesticides.

How does bug spray work exactly? First and foremost, bug sprays have two categories, which are repellents and insecticides. Whether you prefer insecticides or repellents, both are a type of bug spray that’s designed to specifically ward off insects. These are normally used at homes and in gardens. Although the main objective is to eradicate bugs or insects, repellents and insecticides have differences.

Why are My Tomato Plant Leaves Turning Yellow? Damage Sign!

Why are my tomato plant leaves turning yellow or brown? Should I be worried? Most importantly, what should I do to save my tomatoes?

These are the questions that some gardeners encounter when growing tomatoes for the first time. If you have recently experienced this and not sure of what to make up of it, this article provides you answers along with some related inquiries, most importantly the solutions.

There’s nothing to worry about if you see the leaves of your tomato plants turning yellow. That’s because the solutions are easy and manageable. These are often due to nutritional deficiencies, watering problem, insufficient sunlight, pests or diseases.

The Most Humane And Best Mouse Trap For Every Gardener

Unwanted Visitors

Mice, some keep them as pets, but most either find them annoying or completely hateful. Whichever group you’re in, you’ll agree that mice will always need a form of control or containment. More importantly, controlling pests such as mice becomes a priority when you have food and produce to protect. Hence, gardeners often look for mouse traps to protect their vegetables, fruits, and other desirable plants.