Indoor Plants & Pests News Archive
November 28, 2017 | Bob Bricault | Plants moved indoors for the winter can be a source of insect pests such as mealybugs, so make sure to carefully inspect them.
November 8, 2017 | Insa Raymond | Add some color to this winter by forcing spring bulbs to bloom indoors and explore the science behind it.
August 14, 2017 | Rebecca Finneran | If you haven’t heard of Michigan State University Extension’s Smart Gardening initiative, its goal is to promote earth friendly and sustainable practices that will save gardeners time, effort and money.
July 7, 2017 | Howard Russell | MSU Diagnostic Services reports on insects concerning Michigan residents during June 23 – July 7, 2017.
April 21, 2017 | Howard Russell | Three additional populations of brown recluse spiders have been confirmed in Michigan since 2011.
March 22, 2017 | Rebecca Krans | Attend free Smart Gardening presentations, win garden door prizes and learn how to help native pollinators in your backyard at the Kiwanis Noon Home and Garden Show April 7-9, 2017, in Escanaba.
February 7, 2017 | Rebecca Finneran | Nationally-known horticulturist and author Linda Chalker-Scott will get to the truth about common gardening myths at March 4 conference in Grand Rapids.
December 20, 2016 | Rebecca Finneran | Nationally-known horticulturists Linda Chalker-Scott and Stacey Hirvela are featured speakers at the 2017 Smart Gardening Conference on March 4 in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
October 27, 2016 | Gretchen Voyle | Your house is the perfect spot for boxelder bugs to spend winter. Consider these management tips.
September 22, 2016 | Julianna Wilson | What they are, why stink bugs are entering houses, and what you can do about them.