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5 Pest Barriers Worth Their Weight in Gold

Using pest barriers instead of pesticides is one way to be a smarter, more eco-friendly gardener. These easy-to-use measures deserve a place in every gardener’s arsenal.

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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.

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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.

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Leaf-Footed Bugs and How to Manage Them

Leaf-footed bugs are a southern pest that might be marching northward. Learn how to identify and manage this pest in vegetable gardens and flower beds.