We are now all aware (we hope!) that chemicals are not the way to go when you want to get rid of pests in your garden. To avoid using chemicals to get rid of pests, There are various methods on how you can use eco-friendly steps for controlling pests. One of those methods is the biological pest control method where you hire good insects - called guardians - to take on the bad ones. Of course, this is a great, environment-friendly method where no harmful chemicals are used, and Mother Nature…
Common Garden Pests and How to Manage Them [Infographic]
Adding flowers to your vegetable garden isn't just pretty, it's smart! There are many flowers with properties that act as a deterrent too many vegetable garden pests. Nasturtiums, Marigolds, Borage, Petunias, and Chrysanthemums.
Attracting and encouraging frogs and toads to live in your garden keeps the pest population down and reduces the need for pesticides or other natural insect deterrents. Just one frog or toad can eat up to 10,000 pests during the garden season. Here are some tips on how to attract and encourage toads and frogs to live in your garden.