leaf-footed bug nymph

Is That Bug What I Think It Is?

The nymphs of many garden bugs can look a lot alike—work with your county extension office to figure out if what you’re looking at is a friend or foe.

earwigs

Earwigs: More Hype Than Bite

No, they won’t lay eggs in your ears—but they could cause some minor damage to your garden.

firefly

The Decline Of Fireflies

Fireflies are a staple of summer nights, but to keep them around, we need to help them out.

cicada

Cicadas Vs. Locusts: Know The Difference

This year comes the emergence of the Brood V 17-year periodical cicada—but don’t worry; these aren’t locusts that will cause any crop damage.