Tag Archives: diatomaceous earth

They're Back!

My nemesis. The bain of my existence. The scourge of the garden. Squash bugs. Squash bugs are the devil. They lurk around the stem of your beautiful plants making all kinds of trouble. They mate right in front of you and then lay the eggs in a nice, tidy cluster usually underneath the leaf. As […]


I am being invaded by grasshoppers.  Not just a couple or a few but thousands.  Possibly millions.  Maybe a gazillion! They are devouring everything green and leaving bare sticks in their wake. I can not get rid of them.  At this point I am only using organic methods and this is what I have tried […]