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Garden

Can Your Gardening Practice Attract Termites? – 2021 Guide

David D. Connerby:

Without a doubt, gardening is a relaxing and popular weekend activity. While gardening it is not unusual for many enthusiasts to encounter a few snags and …

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6 Types of Flowers to Grow in Your Vegetable Garden – 2020 Guide

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Most people think of flowers being a nuisance in a vegetable garden. They try to remove them and clean the garden out. But they cannot be …

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Protecting Seedlings From Pests – 2020 Guide

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If you are a proud owner of plants, then you already know that your biggest enemies are pests, especially if your plants are still seedlings. That …

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Insects Invade Broccoli and Cabbage – 2020 Prevention Guide

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Insects chew or suck their way onto vegetables and diminish their aesthetic value. This is a no-no for growers who rely on unblemished produce and market …

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Insects and Apples – 2020 Guide

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Each year, insects continue to challenge apple growers in western North Carolina. Marvin Owings, Extension director of the Henderson County Center, North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service, …

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Codling Moth is Key Pest in Apple Production Regions of North America – 2020 Guide

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Occasionally, consumers and producers alike come across the wormy apple. Codling moth (CM, Cydia pomonella) and Oriental fruit moth (OFM, Grapholita molesta) larvae may both be …

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Critter Control: Pests in Blueberries – 2020 Guide

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A healthy plant possibly means fewer insects Like most anywhere in the USA, fruits, and vegetables are grown in the Danville, Virginia, area, and occasionally, growers will …

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9 Tips To Take Care of Your Plants in 2020

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Most people love home gardening, but they do not know how to take care of their indoor plants in a proper way. Do you also like …

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Best Bug Bait, a Pest Management Product 2020

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Best Bug Bait is a green solution to indoor insect problems, including roaches, ants, silverfish, fruit flies, water bugs, crickets, moths, and more. Embedded into a …

Home

Tips and Tricks to Protect Your Home From Termites – 2020 Guide

John Carevicby:

Termites, also known as silent destroyers, can cause great structural damages to your home in a short time period. A whole colony of termites can chew …

Insects

7 Pests That Can Ruin Your Garden 2020

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It certainly won’t surprise the majority of gardeners that insects surpass people several million times and over. While some insects can help some plants, gardeners are …

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Taking Care of TROUBLE

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When greenhouses are empty, there is an opportunity to thoroughly eliminate weeds to reduce problems for the next crop cycle. Weeds are a persistent problem, needing …

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Seedless Table Grapes

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Grape growing in the South continues to grow as farmers look to supplement their incomes, or people interested in getting back to nature try their hand …

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Battling Pigweed

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The rise of an herbicide-resistant weed Pigweed, Amaranthus, is a broad-leaf annual that is fast becoming a major problem for vegetable and fruit growers. The plant is reproduced …