Earwigs: More Hype Than Bite

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


The Decline Of Fireflies

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


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.

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Are Barn Spiders Poisonous?

There’s no reason to fear harmless barn spider—in fact, it can be a great asset to any barn, shed or sheltered space on your farm.