For anyone looking for natural alternatives to using insecticides, bugs that eat aphids are an absolute gift! This article discusses some of the best little pest control agents in the insect world.
Traditionally used as a form of alternative medicine, the neem tree is known for treating multiple conditions, even before written records became available. In the same breath, a derivative of the neem tree—neem oil—has found its way into many households as a pesticide for several insects and bugs. The sulfuric-smelling oil is not only effective…
As a backyard and container gardener, I’ve always contended with aphids. Some months they back off and give me a well-needed break, but on other occasions, the onslaught is full-on and menacing. I find aphids especially problematic at the start of spring and onward. To be honest, most insects come out in hordes during this…
The chemical control of aphids is a great alternative, especially if you are dealing with a large infestation, and have explored other options.
This article brings together some examples of predators you can introduce to your fruit and vegetable garden. Along with the biological control of aphids, you may consider some organic options.
Are you looking for a garlic aphid spray to keep these soft-bodied menaces out of your garden? This article gives you a few options to consider, along with additional information about studies done using garlic extract for aphid control.
Have you ever asked the question, “What do aphids eat?” This article puts that question to rest and explores the feeding habit of aphids and a few unlikely symbiotic relationships.
Is killing aphids with soapy water an effective and safe option for your garden? This article explores all you need to know.
Do you want to learn how to get rid of aphids to prevent your crops from becoming infected with a plant disease? This article features various suggestions worthy of consideration.
Are you looking to learn more about aphids on tomato leaves so that you can finally get rid of them? This post explains 10 things you need to know about aphids so that you can better deal with them.
Are you looking to control aphids naturally in your garden? Get ready to go natural with these 10 organic aphid control tips.