Category: Beneficial Insects

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What Do Praying Mantis Eat: Are They Good For Your Garden

What Do Praying Mantis Eat: Are They Good For Your Garden

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Ichneumon Wasp – How To Control Garden Pests Naturally [USE GUIDE]

Ichneumon Wasp – How To Control Garden Pests Naturally [USE GUIDE]

No need to search for Ichneumon Wasps in the garden. When you spend quiet time simply observing your garden, you will notice lots of different insects going about their business harmlessly.What you may not realize that many of these insects like the Ichneumon wasp are actually beneficial and can help keep insect pests under control naturally.

What Do Ladybugs Eat? Learn About Favorite Lady Bug Food [BUGS]

What Do Ladybugs Eat? Learn About Favorite Lady Bug Food [BUGS]

Have you ever wondered – What Do Ladybugs Eat?For generations, children have been taught the warning in the old Mother Goose rhyme,“Lady Bug, lady bug, fly away home;your house is on fire, and your children are gone.”This insect, so familiar to all has three common names:Lady bugLady birdLady beetleBy whatever name called, ladybug larvae and adults are valuable to gardeners because they eat, kill and get rid of aphids rapidly.

Minute Pirate Bugs: Beneficial Pest Control With A Love/Hate Relationship

Minute Pirate Bugs: Beneficial Pest Control With A Love/Hate Relationship

Minute Pirate Bugs (scientific name: Orius insidiosus) are all around us most of the time, and we don’t even notice them. These tiny black bugs are beneficial insects, abundant in yards, gardens, woodlands, pastures, and farmlands.Pirate bugs are Hemiptera (true bugs) and members of the insect family Anthocoridae.