How To Grow An Avocado Tree. ~ The avocado is widely considered a vegetable, since it is commonly used in salads. However, it is actually a fruit that tastes like a vegetable, and most markets display it with other typical fruits.
omemade Weed Killer 1 gallon of white vinegar 1/2 cup salt Liquid dish soap (any brand) Empty spray bottle Put salt in the empty spray bottle and fill it the rest of the way up with white vinegar. Add a squirt of liquid dish soap. This solution works best if you use it on a hot day. Spray it on the weeds in the morning, and as it heats up it will do its work.
Sprinkle old coffee grounds around anthills to keep ants at bay. Spread coffee grounds combined with orange peels into your yard to stop cats from straying to the place. It also helps repel snails and slugs from ruining your garden. By using coffee grounds thee are possibilities of reducing pest problems and avoid using pesticides. I must try this in Nana's garden!
Poisoned Bait Dry cement powder Cornflour Directions: Mix 50/50 and place in a shallow dish or bait station in the path used by rodents (can be used for inside rodent control). After feeding the mouse will seek water outside which causes the cement powder to react, quickly killing the rodent. Source: Rats & Mice Rodent Control.