Bugs & Insects
Bugs and insects are essential to a healthy ecosystem.
Less than 3% of the over 100,000 species of insects in North America are considered pests.
Most importantly, any ecosystem from your backyard to a rainforest insects plays a crucial role in accessing the energy stored in plants and making it available to numerous food webs. From spiders to butterflies to ants, insects contribute to your healthy, beautiful landscape.
You'll find these articles as helpful to the gardener as these bugs are to the garden!
Resources BIRDS, BEES, BUTTERFLIES, OTHER POLLINATORS
Controlling Fall Cankerworms
Plan now for your "not so fun"
Donna Thrasher, courtesy of EMGVs