There are three conditions that attract termites to an area:Water is the first condition that attracts termites to an area. Termites generally cannot survive without a source of water present. Termite...
If you have a cat or a dog, there's a good chance that at some point, you've had to do battle with fleas. These tiny, almost impossible to see insects that are usually a pet irritation, can also becom...
The list of bug pests that the gardener has to battle could easily fill a book. There really are too many to cover in one online article. But here are some of the ones that most gardeners will come ac...
The Japanese beetle is a very destructive insect pest both in its adult and larval stage. It is an alien invader that original arrived in the US about 80 years ago. In its native land of Japan, it is ...
As if homeowners, farmers and gardeners don't have enough to deal with from native born pest species. There are a host of invasive pests that have chosen to make their homes in countries where natural...
There are numerous species of plant, animal and insect pests inadvertently introduced into the United States. Many are beneficial or benign, but some are causing real problems for this country either ...
Invasive foreign species are a challenge for wildlife management officials here in the United States. There are insect, animal and plant invasives. They threaten many native species, damage habitat an...
There are various species of skunks found throughout the United States including the striped, spotted, hog-nosed and hooded skunks. All are black and white and have that characteristic odor!Skunks are...
'Mature' organic compost is a natural and simple choice for solving those problems. An application of 'mature' compost, along with periodic applications of compost tea, will improve the overall health...
The tiny mole can wreak havoc on your yard and make you crazy in the process. It is the battle between you and the mole and you are not going down without a fight! You had a beautiful lawn, but now wh...