Whether or not it was devised by clever Mexican potato growers, the cheap, easy to build, and space-saving potato tower is a unique alternative to rows, barrels, and other methods for planting, growing, and bringing in your season's spuds.
Bed bugs are taking over America. You can prevent them naturally.
A MOTHER EARTH NEWS reader survey turned up some interesting findings about stink bugs, imported pests that have now been spotted in 35 states.
Cam describes a mosquito infestation INSIDE his house.
Brown marmorated stink bugs have quickly become an invasive insect in the Unites States. Find out how to indentify the stink bugs, control stink bugs in your garden and rid them from your home.
Cam thinks people worry about the small things (bugs), when they should be more concerned about the big things (climate change).
Find out what your options are for getting orange Asian lady beetles out of your house.
Join me on a tomato hornworm hunt!
University of Florida entomologist Russell Mizell investigated ways to attract stink bugs to trap crops rather than cash crops—with great success. His experience can help you learn how to design trap crop scenarios of your own.
During national bedbug summit, health experts urge thorough cleaning and heat as the best prevention and cure for the nasty pests.
“Bed bugs” are small nocturnal insects that feed on blood. Here are some tips for keeping them out of your home, and for getting rid of them--without using toxic pesticides/insecticides--if they do show up.
EcoSmart's new line of natural bed bug repellents can prevent the pests from hitching a ride home with you.
Bird-X's new Bed Bug Alert is a business card-size device that can be slipped under a mattress or into any tight spot to attract and trap bed bugs--alerting you to a problem before it's too late.