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Ouch! What to Do After a Sting by a Bee or Wasp

Beekeepers and outdoor enthusiasts will probably get stung at some point. Here are the first things to do after a sting (and if you’re allergic, see an allergist before it happens)

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How to Identify & Manage 4 Kale Pests

Kale is a popular garden crop, but it has certain problems. Learn about 4 common kale pests and how to manage them without synthetic pesticides.

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DIY Guide to Natural Pest Control

These DIY methods can keep all unwanted bugs away from your living areas without harsh chemicals or be a supplement to professional pest control services.

5 Tips for Luring Ladybugs

Ladybugs are good for gardens, but many gardeners don't know how to keep them around. Here are tips for doing that.

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9 Interesting Facts About Wasps

Wasps are like bees in some ways, but they also eat meat—including insects that are garden menaces. Learn more about the wasp.

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Winter Moths: A Pest Worth Watching

Winter moths are a common pest in much of New England and parts of the Pacific Northwest. Learn how to ID this insect and limit its feeding damage.