Pests and insects can cause big damage to gardens, flowerbeds and the landscape! Check out our latest articles below on how to control pests and insects, and grow your way to a healthier garden and landscape.

Battling Summer Garden Pests Successfully – Without Harsh Chemicals!

Winning the war against summer garden pests without harsh chemicals. Summer is here. And so are the myriad of insects, animals and pests that love to invade you and your landscape! From Japanese beetles, tomato hornworms, aphids, cabbage worms, slugs, rabbits, and birds who invade the garden and landscape - to mosquito's who love to attack us  - it seems…

How To Protect Your Garden From Cabbage Worms And Moths – Naturally!

Anyone who has ever grown cabbage, broccoli or cauliflower knows the damage cabbage worms and cabbage moths can do! One day your plants are healthy and vibrant, and then suddenly it looks like they have become riddled with holes like a fine block of Swiss cheese. The Swiss-hole like damage of…

4 Perfect Plants To Grow To Repel Mosquitoes From Your Patio, Yard & Garden

Yes, you can help repel mosquitoes simply by growing plants! Not only is Oregano a delicious herb for all kinds of dishes - it also works wonders when it comes to repelling mosquitoes! It won't be long until summer is here. Unfortunately, with the warm weather comes the nasty issue of pesky mosquitoes! Nothing can quite…

An All Natural Japanese Beetle Spray – Recipe Included!

Japanese Beetles can certainly cause a lot of damage to plants in a short amount of time. For us, I'm not sure if it was the warmer than normal winter - or it just happens to be one of those years, but they have come to our little farm this summer in numbers we have never quite…

5 Natural Garden Sprays For Combating Insects, Pests and Animals

When you rely on your garden to provide a large portion of your family's food - you want to make sure that the food coming out is as healthy and pure as possible. For us, that means using ZERO pesticides and artificial fertilizers. Good organic practices help deter garden pests naturally It's ironic in a way,…

How To Battle Pests Naturally With Hot Pepper and Garlic Spray

It's the question we get more than any other this time of year : "What can I use in the garden to naturally control insects like beetles, aphids, and more?" If you're like us, the last thing you want…