Worms in Strawberries (Are They Harmful & How to Get Rid?)

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Here’s one story that could make you reconsider your strawberries, but don’t let it destroy your appetite.  A TikTok challenge has gone viral, with people examining their strawberries to determine if bugs and worms dwell within. It sounds repulsive and difficult to swallow (pun intended). But are worms in strawberries harmful and how do you keep strawberry worms away? We rushed right to a professional, Dr. Shriya Goswami when we saw this.  She works at...

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What does a Black Wooly Worm Mean? (Can it Predict Winter?)

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You might find these fuzzy-looking worms on leaves by the pavement during autumn and wonder if it is the infamous worm that can predict the winters!  It sounds strange, right? But there are various reasons behind why people believe that these black wooly worms can tell the severity of the coming winter.  Moreover, there is quite a fascinating history and facts about these wooly worms that we will uncover in this blog.  So if you...

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How To Get Rid Of Little Green Worms Hanging From Trees

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Little green worms are not the creatures you ideally would want to have on your trees as they feed on the leaves of your plants. And spoiler alert: these green worms hanging from trees is not an uncommon occurrence. But how to get rid of them? In case you are wondering what these little green worms are, well, they are called Cankerworms.  We are sorry to break it to you, but just because Canker worms...

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How To Get Catalpa Worms on Your Tree (Every Year!)

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Unless you are looking for the perfect bait for your next fishing trip, it’s no surprise that the idea of breeding worms on trees makes most people uneasy. But in this case, we WANT to know how to get Catalpa worms on our tree, every year! There is a good possibility that you might have encountered these worms at least once while taking a walk in the garden during the summers. If you think you...

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Bristle Worms – Everything You Need to Know (Bristleworm Fun Facts, Benefits & Negatives)

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There are many aquatic worms and some of these creatures can even make their way into your reef tank or saltwater aquarium. It is not uncommon for bristle worms to inhabit your saltwater aquarium at some point in time.  One look at these worms, and you might find them odd-looking and be forgiven for wanting to get rid of them as quickly as you can. And the lousy reputation surrounding these worms does not do...

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What Happened to Catalpa Worms? (And Where to Find Them!)

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Have you been wondering why you can’t find these tiny little bait worms or where to find these catalpa worms? Well, then you are in the right place.  The cigar tree is popularly known as the catalpa tree, as it is the primary source of food for the catalpa sphinx moth caterpillar, which is also known as the catalpa worm.  These trees are native to the United States and have these worms all over them...

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How To Get Rid Of Armyworms Naturally? (Natural Methods For Eliminating Them From Your Lawn)

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Have you ever wondered how lush green gardens turn into a mess of large brown patches within just a few days?  Well, Armyworms are usually the ones to blame and in this post, I’ll show you how to get rid of Armyworms, naturally! These armyworms survive by feeding on the green grasses/leaves.  So, it is essential to get rid of these worms as you’ll know they can damage lawns, gardens, and pretty much everything green...

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What Do Superworms Turn Into? (Life Cycle and Reproduction)

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Have you ever stumbled across these tiny brown worms and thought of what do these Super Worms turn into once they are fully grown?  Well, that is precisely what we will be uncovering in this blog.  Interestingly, these super worms turn into adult Zophobas Beetles – after going through various stages of development and growth from larvae to beetles.  So, from breeding these worms to growing them into full-sized adults, you will get to know...

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Bagworms Life Cycles – Everything You Need to Know About The Life of a Bag Worm

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Bagworms are not the ideal creature you want hanging from your garden trees. These bagworms can cause excessive damage to the trees, and it is not uncommon to find this happening.  Yes, indeed, it is a very interesting-looking worm, which doesn’t look like a typical one, as it is covered in a bag-like structure.  So, you might be wondering what bagworms are and how it grows into these ‘bags’?  Well, that is precisely what we...

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What are Worms That Look Like Rice? (in Dogs, Cats, and Humans!)

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Often known as and visually looking like “rice-like worms,” tapeworms are thin and flat insects that stick to the intestinal passage of your dog or cat after they somehow ingest these microscopic worms. A tapeworm’s anatomy is broken up within each reproductive organ. Tapeworm infestations are often detected by locating objects that seem like minute whitish worms that resemble rice grains or seeds. On your dog’s back end, in their feces, or in the area...

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