The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi56° Patchy Fog

Tonight

Lo37° Mostly Clear

Sunday

Hi54° Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo41° Chance Rain

Monday

Hi51° Chance Rain

Monday Night

Lo46° Rain Likely

Tuesday

Hi58° Mostly Cloudy

Tuesday Night

Lo47° Slight Chc Rain

Wednesday

Hi57° Slight Chc Rain

Wednesday Night

Lo47° Slight Chc Rain

In the Garden: Bugs are our friends … unless they’re not

Send to Kindle
Print This
The most interesting, amazing and alarming lecture I attended at the Washington State Master Gardener Conference in Ocean Shores a year ago, was Amy Stewart’s talk on her book, “Wicked Bugs.” Amy explained the ways in which insects benefit our lives: pollinating the plants that feed us, carrying on the vital work of decomposition, returning everything from fallen leaves to fallen heroes back to the earth, helping us keep pests in check by preying on one another.

View my optionsorSign in