Road Salt Alternatives: Non-Clumping Cat Litter

With environmental sustainability in mind, many people are looking for environmentally friendly alternatives to traditional products. For many years salt has been used to melt ice on sidewalks, driveways and […]

Crazy Ants

Raspberry crazy ants are named after Tom Raspberry, an exterminator who first discovered them in Texas in 2002. Originating in South America, Raspberry crazy ants are also known as tawny […]

Turf Pests: The European Chafer

What is a European Chafer? The European chafer (Rhizotrogus majalis) was first discovered in the United States in 1940 when a grub was found in a nursery near Rochester, New […]

The Bed Bug Epidemic

For almost sixty years the developed world has lived in peace from bed bugs. In fact, bed bugs were almost non-existent in countries like Canada and the United States after […]

Fall Gardening: Tips and Ideas

Squirrel in the Fall Leaves

Fall is here and winter is fast approaching! In order to keep your garden healthy and prepare it for the spring there are some crucial steps you should take. Here […]

Spring Vegetables

Spring has sprung! And it’s time to start planting your garden! Early spring is a great time to start growing hardy vegetables like kale, spinach and collards. These veggies are […]

Poultry Mites

One of the most common problems that is faced when raising poultry is that of mites. There are several different types of mites that can infest flocks and poultry housing. […]

Backyard Chickens: Winter Tips

Chicken outside in the snow

Caring for backyard chickens during the winter months will require some additional work on your part, as cold weather can produce many challenges. Here are some tips to consider to […]