Spider mites have taken over this unsmokable bud! Once they start spinning webs, they have set up a colony. My favorite form of control is to use a butane torch!

Q&A with Jorge: Pests

Q&A with Jorge Pests A small hand-held 5 to 10X loupe is a great tool to help see these little pests. I use mine to inspect the garden regularly. How do I tell when to harvest and if I have something eating my plants or a fungus or something. There are little spots on the…

Q&A with Jorge: Killing Spider Mites

Q&A with Jorge Killing Spider Mites Rotenone is an extract of roots of several plants including Derris species, Lonchocarpusspecies, and Tephrosiaspecies. This poison is a Non-selective contact insecticide, stomach poison, and slow-acting nerve poison. Rotenone controls of beetles, caterpillars, flies, mosquitoes, thrips, weevils, and beneficial insects. They have to eat it to die. Rotenone does…