Manage Yard Pests Responsibly


Pest management in the home landscape once relied heavily on the use of chemicals. Today that is changing because of concerns for human health and environmental safety. Scientists now recommend using Integrated Pest Management
(IPM), a strategy that helps gardeners prevent and manage pest problems with as few chemicals as possible.

IPM emphasizes smart planning, proper maintenance, and natural or low-toxicity controls in ensuring plants stay healthy and resist insect and disease infestation.

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