Category Archive: Pest Control

Fall Garden Tasks to Keep Out Garden Diseases

There are some fall garden tasks that are critical to maintaining a healthy garden. Disinfecting equipment is probably one of the most important but least completed fall garden tasks. However, it will probably save many of next year’s plants. Last week I was speaking to one of my neighbors about her tomatoes. I asked her …

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Hydroponics – Pest and Disease Control

As with soil-based gardens, hydroponic plants require good pest and disease control habits. The alternative is the same as with ‘ordinary’ gardens: spindly or dead plants. Since the majority of hydroponic plants are fruits and vegetables, that means: plants not worth eating. But the situation with hydroponics is even trickier, since disease and pests have …

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