Category Archives: Critters

Varmint Abatement (Riverside) — May 9

Susan Sims of Sims Tree Learning Center will be discussing ways to banish destructive critters on Saturday, May 9, 2015 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm.  This FREE lecture will be at the Western Municipal Water District at 450 East … Continue reading

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Ladybug Weekend (Temecula) — April 25-26

Receive FREE ladybugs with purchase at participating Armstrong Garden Centers in Southern California this weekend.    Our nearest Armstrong is located at 27401 Ynez Road, Temecula, CA 92591.   Store hours are 8am – 7pm daily. For more information, visit http://www.armstronggarden.com/pages/ladybug-weekend.

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Fodder System Design (Aguanga) — July 26

Fodder System Design + Trees (Forage/Shade/Wood), Raising Earthworms & Worm Tea on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 10:00 AM in Aguanga, CA 92536. For more information, visit http://www.meetup.com/San-Jacinto-Valley-Preppers: Designing your own Fodder System to feed your Livestock. Ron Skinner, after … Continue reading

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Poultry & Livestock Diagnostics

This tip was passed along to me by a friend who raises chickens, rabbits and goats for food:   “If you believe your chickens have are sick and in need a diagnosis, the San Bernardino Laboratory will diagnose them.   If … Continue reading

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Butterflies & Hummingbirds (Vista) — February 15

The following is from Temecula Valley Organic Veggie Gardening and Natural Living at http://www.meetup.com/Temecula-Valley-Organic-Veggie-Gardening-and-Natural-Living/events/160669602/?gj=wc1d.2_e&a=wc1d.2_gnl&rv=wc1d.2_e: Saturday, February 15, 2014  1:00 PM Alta Vista Gardens, 1270 Vale Terrace Drive, Vista, CA Alta Vista Gardens, is in Brengle Terrace–turn in the entrance and … Continue reading

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Polyface Farm (Virginia) — July – August

Joel Salatin of Polyface Farm in Swoope, Virginia  offers farm intensive programs for those interested in learning his world-renown farming methods. For more information, visit http://www.polyfacefarms.com/education. Polyface Farm Intensives 2013: July 15-16 July 22-23 July 26-27 August 1 ABOUT POLYFACE … Continue reading

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Bug Abatement

Have the ants invaded your home, yet?  I don’t usually have to battle them until summertime, but I have friends in Hemet that battle them all year. I just found out that you can make your own ant and roach … Continue reading

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