Inland Northwest, High Desert

September, 2000
Regional Report

In the Garden


Big Green Eating Machines

It's been quiet, bugwise, in my garden this year. Seems like praying mantis were everywhere. Funny thing is, they're not supposed to be here. All the bug books say mantids live mostly east of our region. They landed in the eastern United States in the...
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Local Buzz

Yellowjackets As Good Guys Yellowjackets can be a pain at picnics, as they buzz around your hamburgers and potato salad....


Tomato Corn Soup Here's a good way to enjoy the bounteous harvest of tomatoes, sweet corn and onions. Plus, I...
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Regional Reminders

  • Pressing Fall Leaves
  • Smoke Affects Bees and Apples
  • Controlling Thrips
  • Reduce Watering
  • Last Cut for Roses

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