Category: BLOG

  • Garden Tips

    Oh no, my garden! No one wants to walk out to their garden to find their fruits, vegetables, even flowers eaten up by bugs! We spend hours and hours every year tending to our gardens, picking and planting to put food on the table. How can these bugs just come through and ruin our hard…

  • Award Winning Insects

    The World’s Record Breaking Bugs Join us as we learn some fun facts about the fascinating world of bugs. Although the world is the same physical size, it is definitely much bigger to these small creatures. Considering that insects represent about 40% of all known living species, insects are out here breaking records too! The…

  • In a World of House Flies

    House flies, those pesky winged insects that always seem to find their way into our homes, are often seen as nothing more than a nuisance. However, these creatures have a fascinating process of decomposing and complex biology that is worth exploring. These insects are found all over the world and are typically associated with human…

  • It’s a rat race!

    Mischief Mayhem What are these rats up to? A group of rats is called a ‘mischief’, which is pretty suiting considering the havoc they bring at times. I’m sure most of us have had a startling or possibly even near heart attack experience with a rat or mouse. Of course besides having them as pets,…

  • The Ant Kingdom of East Tennessee

    Nestled in the mountainous East Tennessee lies a hidden world of ants, buzzing with diversity. From the Great Smoky Mountains to the rolling hills and fertile valleys, this area is home to a plethora of ant species, each with its own unique adaptations and ecological roles.

  • Buzz Off!

    Welcome readers, to our blog post on stinging insects! As summer is in full blast, so are the buzzing sounds of these creatures, often causing distress and fear. Understanding their characteristics and behavior can help you coexist with them safely. Remember, these insects play important roles in our ecosystem, so it’s crucial to coexist peacefully…