Here are simple step by step instructions on how to set up a worm composting bin. From hints and tips on what wormery to buy, to what to feed the worms, this article shows you the starting stages of setting up your own worm farm to bring you the very best completely organic natural fertilizer for your garden.
There is one member of your hive that you simply cannot do without: the queen. She is the center of the entire process that the hive goes through. Without her, there are no more worker eggs that will be laid. Without more workers the hive will...
If you'd like to host a puddle club party for butterflies in your garden, here are five easy ways to attract lots of gorgeous guests.
There are a number of benefits in making fall splits early in the summer, which outweighs making spring splits: re-queening, disease control, good overwintering, quick spring buildup, and better crop.
Praying mantises are considered beneficial insects even though they eat both "good" insects and "bad" insects.
Feed birds during the cold winter months by hanging feeders full of their favorite seeds. Learn how to make an easy pinecone feeder too!
Oklahoma is home to a wide variety of butterflies. Here are ten of the prettiest Oklahoma butterflies with tips for attracting them to your yard and garden.
Ladybugs are your friends in the garden. They do no damage, yet eat most of the pesky pests that do! Release some ladybugs and keep your flowers and plants growing beautifully.
Ladybugs are an organic gardeners best friend, ridding the garden of destructive insects. Learn how to make your garden attractive to these beneficial insects.
Mason Bees are one of the best-kept secrets of gardening and orchards. You have probably seen them many times and had not realized it. If you are a gardener, then you need to read this article.
Gardening can be frustrating when you see your plants eaten by insects. Before you reach for the bug spray, find out how you can introduce natural predators to help you in the fight against pests.
Organic gardening depends on maintaining the fragile balance between the plants and veggies against the bugs that want to eat them. The best defense is teaming up with the beneficial insects.
Plant a garden to help our bees. Save them, they're a link we can't get back. Our existence depends on bees and other pollinators.
Harvesting honey from your hive is a fun and exciting endeavor. Photos, videos, and step by step instructions to extracting honey from your backyard hive.
Beneficial insects and spiders are useful for keeping harmful insects away from your plants and garden. You can attract native species or buy them online or in catalogs if you're a savvy shopper.