Archive for July, 2016
Techniques to Stop Grasshoppers from Eating Flowers and Vegetables
In starting our flower farm this year, we had some serious issues out of the gate with our friend the grasshopper. Little did I know that with our heavy rain in spring, combined with years of drought, we had the perfect environment for a plague of the little critters. Imagine my surprise, after the day before, seeing all my seedlings coming up, and the following day thinking someone was playing a joke when they were all gone. Our 50×40 plot was infested with the little fellas. So, here is some research onhow to get rid of grasshoppers in your garden.