Do Aphids Live In Soil? Truth Revealed

Do Aphids Live In Soil

Aphids attack the leaves of plants: but do aphids live in the soil as well? We answer this question in the blog below. There are upwards of 4,000 aphid species on earth. While most aphids attack the leaves of plants, there are a few that may be buried deep under the ground, extracting sap directly … Read more

Can You Eat Aphids? Shocking Facts

Can You Eat Aphids

If you have bought aphid-infested veggies from the market, and some of them get onto your plate by accident, can you eat aphids? Will they cause any damage? Let’s find out. Aphids are tiny, soft-bodied insects that love to suck on green leafy vegetables, including broccoli, kale, spinach, and more. They can be hard to … Read more

Aphids on my Green Onions

Can you please identify these bugs, found in my green onions today in my greenhouse in Morgantown, West Virginia?  I didn’t know anything liked onions! Are they bad for my green onions or my greenhouse and how do I get rid of them? Bev Dear Bev, These are Aphids.  Aphids, which are able to reproduce … Read more