Tag Archives: pest

Mechanical Bug Removal

Mechanical Bug Removal

When pests are visible and large enough, removing them via the “pick and squash” method is an option for the non-squeamish.  Try the following on in… Read more »

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What to Wear For Pest & Weed Control

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Whether you’re using insecticides and herbicides derived from botanical, biological, or synthetic materials, take all basic precautions, includ… Read more »

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Safe Pesticide Use

Herbicides

Use the least toxic, most target-specific chemical.
Purchase the smallest amount needed to do the job.
Do not mix more spray than you need—and stick to… Read more »

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Integrated Pest Management (IPM), an Eco-Friendly Approach

Underground pests - Japanese Beetle

Too often people see insects as invaders to be attacked with various toxic chemicals.  While such actions may take care of the immediate problem, they u… Read more »

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