Got Pesticide? Got milk?

If your plants are looking undernourished and they are infested with insect pests and powdery mildew fungus, I have a simple question for you: got milk? In response to a previous column that mentione...

Spider Mite Deterrence and Peanut Growing

  We have a 40 year old camellia that has lately been invaded by spider mites. All of its leaves have turned brown on the front side, while the backside is still very healthy looking.  Can you recomm...

Living With Squirrels

“We have a three-year-old orange tree that had eight oranges on it. We were away for two weeks and when we returned, only one orange remained. If squirrels were responsible, do you have any sug...

Controlling Ants Without Pesticides

Are there ants in your plants? Although ants do not, by themselves, eat or disfigure plants in any way, they create problems through their sap-sucking insect agents. In hot, dry weather, ants come ou...

Are There Ants in Your Plants?

Are there ants in your plants? Although ants do not, by themselves, eat or disfigure plants in any way, they create problems through their sap-sucking insect agents. In hot, dry weather, ants come ou...