Garden Pests – Have you seen these?

One of the biggest lessons I’ve learned in my first year of organic gardening is that you can’t be afraid to get out there and squish a few bugs. Even when they are as big as your thumb. Have you seen any of these pests in your garden this year? What pests have you seenContinue reading “Garden Pests – Have you seen these?”

Hornworms and Cucumber Beetles

I went out to the garden this morning to see my pepper plant stripped of its leaves and most of the peppers. And see that poop all underneath it? Yuck.   Um, not good. A quick google turned up information on hornworms. So I went out to search. Nothing I read prepared me for theContinue reading “Hornworms and Cucumber Beetles”