Ladybugs are capable of consuming up to 50 to 60 aphids per day but will also eat a variety of other insects and larvae including mealy bugs, leaf hoppers, scales, mites, and variety of soft-bodied insects. Ladybugs, also called lady beetles or ladybird beetles, are a very beneficial group of insects. They are natural enemies of many insects and pests that can damage your garden. A single ladybug can consume as many as 5,000 aphids in its lifetime.
The 5 gallon bucket system is one of the easiest ways to get started in aeroponics. Aeoroponics differs from hydroponics as no solid material holds the roots in place. It uses no soil. Instead, the roots dangle free and receive their nutrients from a nutrient rich mist.