Natural Repellants: Ticks

With summer in full swing, a lot of you are ready for camping, music festivals, and hiking.  With time outside you and your pet may be more susceptible to ticks. Ticks are ectoparasites, meaning

DIY: Carpenter Bee traps

With the addition of a wooden structure to attract the bees, carpenter bee traps are pretty similar to a wasp trap.  Below are the tools and instructions on how to build one to help

Pest Prevention: Carpenter Bees

Carpenter bees are large, shiny and black in color, some species having yellow markings on the head. Carpenter bees are commonly mistaken for bumble bees.  They can be very valuable as pollinators.  Carpenter bees