1. Maintaining Your Backyard Ecosystem With A Gopher Basket Part 2

    In our previous blog, we discussed the careful symbiotic relationships that are needed to make your garden thrive instead of just be. Nature is built on a series of symbiotic relationships and although it’s not necessarily as blatant as the little birds cleaning the hippo’s back, it’s still there to be seen with a keen eye. Honing the symbiotic relationships between animals and plants in you…Read More

  2. Maintaining Your Backyard Ecosystem With A Gopher Basket

    We’ll be the first ones to admit it, some critters are pretty adorable. And while some can prove to be pesky and start to destroy your plants, plenty of them promote plant life and keep your garden in order. The trick is to encourage the ones helping your ecosystem and deter the ones that aren’t helping anyone but themselves. While the gopher basket can handle the little pests trying to attack…Read More

  3. The Environmental Consequences Of Gopher Extermination

    If you’ve found Western Planting Solutions, chances are you already have a gopher problem in your yard. In most areas, the gopher problem you’re experiencing is actually caused by a pocket gopher. It’s named for the fur-lined pocket on the outside of their little mouths. You’ll see most gophers range anywhere from six to 13 inches in length and have poor eyesight, but they’re not blind. …Read More