Jerry Baker's Bug Off!: 2,193 Super Secrets for Battling Bad Bugs, Outfoxing Crafty Critters, Evicting Voracious Varmints and Much More!

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American Master Products, Inc., Sep 1, 2005 - Gardening - 374 pages
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In this all new collection of cures and controls for unsavory yard invaders, Jerry Baker shares simple tips and tricks to banish bugs and other critters from lawns and gardens—and almost all the ingredients can be found in the average cabinet. With homemade mixes, common products, and "old-fashioned grow-how," gardeners learn how to eliminate virtually any pest problem. Fixes are arranged by yard area afflicted, so a solution can be found as soon as symptoms are seen. Other features include "This is Their Life" pest profiles, "Grandma Knew Best" folk remedies, and "Ask Jerry" answers for common troubleshooting. Whether the uninvited guests are insects, rodents, or even larger mammals such as deer, these safe, natural, do-it-yourself tonics leave yards garden-party ready.
 

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I have never gone wrong with Jerry Baker. I used him in NH and in NC. He is my first go too for anything to do with your yard. I just miss his monthly newsletters he used to do. JM NC

Contents

CHAPTER
1
Fire Ants
8
Fall
16
Dogs
27
CHAPTER 2
35
Codling Moths
43
? Bagworms
55
8
68
WALKERS STALKERS
189
FLITTERS FLIERS
203
Leafhoppers
212
Tuberworms
220
CHAPTER 6
233
Pillbugs
240
Loopers
250
VEGETABLE VILLAINS
269

SHRUB SPOILERS
76
Lace Bugs
85
Taxus Bud Mites
94
ANNUAL
116
Bulb Mites
125
Rose Chafers
139
CREEPERS CRAWLERS
161
Nematodes
168
Bean Weevils
275
Grasshoppers
281
CREEPERS CRAWLERS
299
Borers
312
CHAPTER 8
324
Birds
332
Jerrys Thug Busters 344 Bonus Busters 361 Index
362
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Jerry Baker is the author of more than 50 books, including Jerry Baker's Flower Garden Problem Solver, Jerry Baker's Giant Book of Garden Solutions, Jerry Baker's Green Grass Magic, Jerry Baker's Old Time Gardening Wisdom, and Plants Are Like People, and his gardening specials have been televised on PBS. He lives in New Hudson, Michigan.

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