Category Archives: Gardening Tips

Keep mosquitoes away by tending your garden!

You may have noticed an increase in mosquitoes after the recent rains. Mosquitoes are not only a pest but they carry dangerous diseases such as Zika and West Nile Virus. According to WestNile.ca.gov, there were 554 human cases of West Nile Virus in California last year, of which 44 were fatal. As West Nile Virus…
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Controlling Ground Squirrels

  Controlling ground squirrels can feel like a never-ending task sometimes. Considering that squirrels can give birth to as many as 15 babies each year, and they live an average of three to four years, it is important to be aware of their breeding season, habitat, and the various methods of control available. In addition…
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