The Creative Gardener – It’s time to be on the watch for ticks

It’s that time of year when my kids want to be outside all the time. They usually find tall weeds, trees, and dirt piles to play on. The number one insect that concerns me more than others is the tick. Not only can they attach and bit my kids, but they could be hiding on their cloths and catching a ride inside my house. We recently found a tick in our house which made me think to write this column informing you where ticks are found and how to control them.


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