Fall Flea & Tick Control
While many folks don’t associate autumn chill with fleas and ticks, fall can be one of the worst seasons for these bloodsucking pests. The best way to determine if fleas and ticks are an active autumn threat in your region is to check with your local veterinarian or county extension office.
Common Fall Garden Pests
Fall’s arrival marks a time of relief for gardens. Plants usually need less frequent irrigation and many pests have completed the plant-destruction phase of their life cycles. Still, a few garden pests make their presence known in fall. Learn what symptoms to look for so you can address any pest problems.