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Squash bugs

Squash Bugs: Flat Destructive Beetles

One of the most hated pests is the dreaded squash bug. Much like many common pests in the warmth of the spring and summer growing season, they suck plant juices …

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Two spotted spider mite females

Spider Mites: Webspinning Pest Insects

Spider mites are common arachnid-family pests that go after many garden plants. We’re sharing management and control strategies to use!

Neem oil

Neem Oil: Garden Pest And Disease Fighter

Neem oil is an almost magical compound in your garden for preventing pests, fungus, and bacteria. We share how it works and application tips!

How to Treat Plant Fungus with Baking Soda

How to Treat Plant Fungus with Baking Soda

As far as plant diseases go, there are none more annoying, frustrating, and hair-pulling than fungus issues. Whether you’re growing microgreens, houseplants, or veggies, plant fungus like powdery mildew can absolutely …

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Get Rid of Japanese Beetles

How to Get Rid of Japanese Beetles

Are there suddenly holes in the leaves of your favorite plants? A common culprit is the Japanese beetle. Although the insect is only ½ inch in length, it can do …

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