Weeds and Pests

Weeds and pests challenge us to become better gardeners.

Corn earworms maybe the only thing that can eat more corn than Iowans in the summer!  Learn more about this pest in a recent Yard and Garden column.

What's the difference between a squinny, grinny, or gopher?  Learn more from a recent Yard and Garden column and you should be able to figure it out!

Who knew that some insects make great pets!  Learn more about Praying Mantids from a recent Yard and Garden column.

Emerald Ash borer is getting a lot of press lately.  Learn more about identifying this pest and Iowa's plan for dealing with it from a recent Yard and Garden Column.

Did you know that rabbits prefer certain plants over others?  Learn more about rabbit preferences (or what to avoid planting) from Ask the Experts.

Some insects are interesting - really!  Consider hornets and their fascinating nests.  Learn more from a recent Yard and Garden column.

 

 

 


Insect Pest Identification and Management
Disease Identification and Management
Weed Identification and Management
Wildlife Management

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