I loath these small sap-sucking insects. Aphids are among the most destructive pests a gardener can face. They do have a fair amount of natural enemies which include but not limited to predatory ladybugs, hoverfly larvae, parasitic wasps, crab spiders, lacewings. Many aphid species are monphagous, they feed only on […]

Pesky Little Aphids

It’s hard to believe that we are already into week 10 of our gardening session. We consider this year to be our official year of gardening so our perspective on pest management is very, very limited, but you do have to start somewhere. To date we have harvested squash ranging […]

Gardening Pest