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Lady bugs are a natural pest control. Keep more of them around by filling a 4"x1' long tube with sticks. The lady bugs will make it their home and watch over your garden.

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Build a Bug Hotel

Build a lady bug hotel!!

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Attracting Ladybugs to your garden

How to attract ladybugs to your garden

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Making a Home for Bugs — The Gardenist

Making a Home for Bugs! Who would have thought that this was important? I guess the eco friendly have come up with the idea and I thought it was a nice idea, too!

Owl Boxes: Create a home for the owl. A family of barn owls can eat up to 3,000 rodents in a four-month period. All, without chemicals. Here's how to attract more to your area...

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Preparing Your Garden for Winter

How to Turn Fallen Leaves into Organic Mulch l Better Homes and Gardens

Easy to DIY ladybug feeders. Bait bamboo with a raisin to lure them to your garden. Ladybugs are great for eating garden pests!


Uprooting Garden Pests

Plants that Naturally Repel Pests

Ten Mistakes New Herb Gardeners Make (and how to avoid them). I've been needing this blog post for years! Homefrom Home

How Much to Plant Per Person in the Vegetable Garden

Chart for How Much to Plant (for a Family of 4)~on average

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How to Reuse Eggshells

Don't throw your eggshells away. They are great for the garden in so many ways! And they're a cheap way to make diatomaceous earth. (Bugs don't like it)