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Snail vs slug

Snail Vs Slug: What’s The Difference?

All gardeners see them, but what are the difference between them? We’re exploring the differences between snail vs slug and explaining both!

Chamaepsila rosae

Carrot Fly: Advantageous Umbillifer Pest

The carrot fly goes after carrot plants and their near-relatives like parsnips or celery, and can destroy a harvest. We cover control tips!

Spinosad spray

Spinosad Spray: What It Is And Its Uses

One of the most potent organic insecticides out there, spinosad spray, comes from soil bacteria. But how should you use it? We explain!

Milky spore powder

Milky Spore Powder: Is It Effective?

Milky spore powder or granules have long been used for Japanese beetle grub prevention. But is this method effective? We discuss milky spore!

Is a snail an insect?

Is A Snail An Insect? All About Snails

While they’re common in gardens, many don’t know much about snails. Is a snail an insect pest or something else? We explore this topic!

Raspberry fruitworm beetle

Raspberry Fruitworm: Fruit-Feeding Larvae

The raspberry fruitworm is a pest of raspberries, loganberries, wild blackberries, boysenberries, & more. We discuss prevention and control!

Harlequin bug nymph and adult

Harlequin Bug: A Pretty Brassica Pest

The harlequin bug is a huge fan of your brassica plants and can lay waste to a brassica garden. We explain how to keep them at bay!

Drosophila spp. Fruit Fly

Fruit Fly Pests: Keeping Them At Bay

The fruit fly is an incredibly common pest on freshly-picked produce. Find out about them and good methods of prevention with our guide!

Raspberry beetle

Raspberry Beetle: Destructive Berry Pest

The raspberry beetle lays eggs on blackberry and raspberry plants, and their larvae damage both plants and fruit. We discuss management tips.