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October 29, 2016 - 9 am-12 pm
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Moths! Moths! Moths! Can You Identify Your Moths?
Posted 7/29/2016 - So you have this significant garden pest--a caterpillar eating your cabbage, lettuce, tomato, squash, geraniums and petunias--and more. And then one morning you see a moth on your blanket flower (Gaillardia). Hmm... What is it? The moth (below) is...
It's Bugged! And You Won't Want to Miss It!
Posted 7/28/2016 - It's bugged. Yes, bugged. And you won't want to miss it. If you head over to the 69th annual Solano County Fair, 900 Fairgrounds Drive, Vallejo, between now and Sunday, July 31, you'll see lots of bees, butterflies, lady beetles, dragonflies,...
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