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Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

Hi everyone, its Patti, the Family and Consumer Sciences Agent. This week I wanted to show you guys how …

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Water Bath Canning Workshop

Many foods can be safely canned using the water bath canning method. This simple method can be used to …

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Quarantine Closet Clean-out

Hi everyone, it’s Patti, the Family and Consumer Sciences Agent. I decided this week I wanted to step out …

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Chicken Nuggets

Are you looking for a quick and healthy weeknight meal? Well look no further, I’ve got just what you …

Exercising With Your Baby

For most of my life, I have been a fairly active individual. I played sports from age five until …

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Figure 1. Silverfish.

Silverfish and Firebrats

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology, behavior and management of silverfish infestations.

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Figure 1. Booklouse.

Booklice

This Entomology Insect Note contains information about booklice, a small household pest that feeds on …

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Figure 1. Earwigs.

Earwigs

This Entomology Insect Note offers information on how to identify and control earwigs in the …

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Figure 1. Springtail.

Springtails

This Entomology Insect Note discusses the life cycle, habits, and control of springtails in the …

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Figure 1. Camel cricket.

Camel Crickets

This Entomology Insect Note describes how to control camel crickets if they become an indoor …

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Drain fly adult

Drain Flies

This Entomology Insect Note describes how to identify and control drain flies, a common nuisance …

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Figure 1a. Termites have no waist; ants have a narrow waist.

A Guide to House-Invading Ants and Their Control

Ants are probably the most common insect pests that invade our homes and become an …

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Figure 1. Spreading granular ant bait.

Tips for Effective Ant Baiting

This Entomology Insect Note offers tips for baiting ants in an around homes.

2 days agoHousehold Pests