BetterBugs Site Map
This is the home page for BetterBugs.com.
Here is the list of the predatory animals we sell to control plant pests.
This is the workhorse for pest control in your garden.
Lacewing release instructions
Release info for the cards of lacewing eggs.
How to evaluate the effectiveness of the lacewing after they have been released.
A fascinating insect that is a fun addition to any garden.
Praying Mantis release instructions
Release instructions for the Praying Mantis egg cases.
Persea Mite biology
Info on the predatory mite Neosieulus californicus and its prey, the Persea Mite, a pest of avocados and camphor.
Californicus release instructions
Release info on the predatory mite, N. californicus.
Learn about the Decollate Snail, a predator of the Brown Garden Snail, Helix aspersa.
Decollate Snail release instructions
Release info for the Decollate snail.
These popular predators are well known but not very effective if purchased for pest control.
Ladybug release instructions
Release info for Ladybugs.
A compendium of release info for the biocontrol agents sold by BetterBugs.com.
Details on shipping for the bugs you buy at BetterBugs.com.
We want to empower gardeners to reduce pesticide use while getting more connected with the life in their garden.
Insects are a fascinating and incredibly diverse group of animals. This section is created to explore and celebrate the beauty diversity of insects, especially those that are predators or parasites of plant pests.
Find links to other sites concerned with the serious side of the insect world, as well as the wild and wacky.
Get the low down on how ants protect plant pests by driving away beneficial insects.
Describes insecticides made with Bacillus thuringensis, a powerful but safe control agent for caterpillars.
Oil and soap
Discusses the properties of two soft insecticides, horticultural oil and insecticidal soap.
Our contact info.