WOW- Ladybugs!

This Saturday at the Farmer’s Market the WOW booth will be featuring Ladybugs. We call them bugs but Ladybugs are actually in the beetle family and the scientific  name is Coccinella septempunctata.  These attractive insects are valuable to farmers and gardeners because they eat aphids and other insects that destroy plants. The Ladybug that we […]

Read More…

WOW- bugs, bees and butterflies!

A lively group joined WOW and Cakey Worthington, of Davidson College, May 4that the Davidson Greenway.  Our goal:  find and identify various bugs, bees and butterflies.  The cool weather kept some bugs at home, but we had a lovely time looking for the little creatures who have so many important jobs in our environment. We hope to repeat this outing this […]

Read More…