The natural enemy of my enemy is my friend! We start seeing increased activity of beneficial insects this time of year. Everyone can identify a ladybug, a select few know what a lacewing looks like, but did you know that certain flies, beetles, and even yellowjackets also help to regulate pest populations?
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and GO OUT and look on crops, wildflowers, and weeds (especially wild carrot right now) to see these “good guys” in action!