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English Name

Grasshopper

Harmful

Type

Trap

To trap grasshoppers, bury a sixteen-ounce coffee can up to its edge in the garden. Fill the can almost to the top with a solution made of 1 part molasses and 9 parts water. Grasshoppers are attracted to it and drown.



Did you know?

Archaeologists have uncovered evidence that grapes were grown to make wine about 8,000 years ago in Mesopotamia (today's Iraq), although the ancient Egyptians were the first to record the process of making wine about 5,000 years ago.