Insects can be our friends or one of our most annoying enemies. Familiarizing yourself with common insects in your garden will help you know which ones are which. If you have entomophobia (fear of insects), you may think they are …

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If you’ve picnicked this summer in one of Chicago’s 500 parks, your relaxing blanket lunch may have fallen victim to one of the picnic’s classic invaders: ANTS.

Usually when this happens, you can escape to the comfort of your …

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When you’re shopping for insecticides for your garden this summer, it’s important to know which insects to kill. That deadly killer in your hands could very likely take out every bug in your garden. In the back of your mind, …

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As you spend time in your garden, you become one with nature. You’ll see all sorts of crawly insects and maybe think to yourself, “Here little fella, live in my garden and do some good.” But you might be deceived, …

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As the weather in Aurora continues to warm up, you may be noticing a little red spotted beetle both around your house and inside your home. It looks like a ladybug, but this particular species is not so ladylike – …

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When you are trying to keep your garden healthy, there are many factors to consider. Some of these are the health of your soil, how much water your plants are getting, and last, the kind of bugs that live in …

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